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Serum Troponin - a Sensitive Indicator of the Cardiac Involvement in Septic States


Andrei Seri, Adrian Madalan, Isabela Tiglea, Daciana Marta

Troponins (Tn) are protein associations located on the filaments of the movement-generating apparatus in the striate (both cardiac, and skeletal) musculature. There are three distinct proteins coded by separate genes: TnC, TnI, TnT. Th ey are important regulatory components of the myocardial contraction machine. Their nomenclature reflects the role each of them plays in contraction [1]. [...]

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