Question

Plasma proteins that are late acute phase reactants include all the following except? 

a. haptoglobin

b. ceruloplasmin

c. complement C3, C4

d. transthyretin

Expert Answer

Want to see the step-by-step answer?

Check out a sample Q&A here.

Want to see this answer and more?

Experts are waiting 24/7 to provide step-by-step solutions in as fast as 30 minutes!*

*Response times may vary by subject and question complexity. Median response time is 34 minutes for paid subscribers and may be longer for promotional offers.
Tagged in
Science
Biology

Immunology

Animal Physiology and Biochemistry

Human Anatomy

Related Biology Q&A

Find answers to questions asked by students like you.

Q: Starting with a sample of RNA that contains the mRNA for theβ-globin gene, explain how you could cre...

A: DNA is the genetic material that carries genetic information in the form of coded nucleotide sequenc...

Q: BrominedeoxyUridine (BrdU) is a thymidine analog. What does the word analog mean in biochemistry and...

A: The genetic material is all the living organism is the DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid). All the eukaryot...

Q: What animal group has been most affected by chytrids?

A: Chytrids belong to the kingdom Fungi and are saprotrophs. The process of reproduction is carried out...

Q: write a short report about Zika viruse,support your writing with references.   Structure of the vir...

A: Structure of the virus:  Zika virus belongs to the family Flaviviridae and the genus flavivirus.  It...

Q: . In four-o’clocks, the allele for red flowers is incompletely dominant to the allele for white flow...

A: Introduction: The question talks about incomplete dominance. The allele for red flowers is incomplet...

Q: Fill in the blank:  All essential external and internal body parts are formed during the ___________...

A: Gametes are reproductive cells. In male it is known as sperm and in female it is known as egg or ovu...

Q: 3. Identify the stage of meiosis for the following cells: а. b. с.

A: Since you have asked multiple question, we will solve the first question for you. If you want any sp...

Q: Name the white fibrous connective tissue that covers testis.

A: The reproductive system of an organism is also known as the genital system. It is a biological syste...

Q: You are given 3 tubes of RNA and asked by your supervisor to clone the gene encoding the proinsulin ...

A: C-peptide or connecting peptide refers to the polypeptide spanning 31 amino acids that connects insu...

Q: AGGTATCGCAT is a sequence from the coding strand of a gene. What will bw the corresponding sequence ...

A: The terms used in the question represents the molecules used during a gene expression. A gene is a s...

Q: II. Indicate whether the following sentences is True or False ? 13. Diabetes insipidus is a disorder...

A: Insulin is a pancreatic hormone that is necessary for maintaining proper blood glucose level. Diabet...

Q: You are a corn farmer. You only plant and grow purple corn, and have done so for the past 3 generati...

A: Step 1 Each organism has a large number of characters (height, skin color, eye color, flower shape, ...

Q: What is the importance of the enzyme ribonucleotidereductase in the metabolism of sugars?

A: Carbohydrates are sugars that contains carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen in the ratio 1:2:1. They are pre...

Q: What could you conclude from PCR/DGGE analysis of a samplethat yielded one band by PCR and one band ...

A: Introduction PCR: PCR stands for Polymerase Chain Reaction; it is the artificial molecular technique...

Q: If an abnormal repressor protein could still bind allolactose but the binding of allolactose did not...

A: Operon acts as a single regulated unit having one or more structural genes, promoter gene, a regulat...

Q: Explain metabolisms?

A: Life process are certain basic functions that an organism performs to survive. Metabolism is one of ...

Q: Mexican hairless dogs have little hair and few teeth. When aMexican hairless is mated to another bre...

A: Introduction Here the above case is of heterozygous dominant alleles which are in lethal condition. ...

Q: 5. Identify the type of environmental plant stress (abiotic or biotic) and suggest a response to or ...

A: Plant stress is a state of plant where the plant is growing in non-ideal and  critical growth condit...

Q: VISUAL SKILLS Look at the locations of the TLR proteins and thensuggest a possible benefit of their ...

A: A receptor is a molecule that is present inside or on the surface of the cell. This receptor molecul...

Q: WHAT IF? Would you expect the plastid DNA of photosynthetic dinoflagellates, diatoms, and golden alg...

A: SAR is a supergroup that was proposed on the basis of the DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) sequence analy...

Q: Can mitosis occur in haploid (n) cells? And in triploid cells?

A: Mitosis is a type of cell division that occurs in all somatic cells and results in two diploid ident...