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"Prealbumin" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A tetrameric protein, molecular weight between 50,000 and 70,000, consisting of 4 equal chains, and migrating on electrophoresis in 3 fractions more mobile than serum albumin. Its concentration ranges from 7 to 33 per cent in the serum, but levels decrease in liver disease.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Prealbumin" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Prealbumin" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 124 publications over 25 distinct years, with a maximum of 13 publications in 2019 and 2023
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