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Elevated Glycated Albumin and Mortality In Type 2 Diabetes Patients on Hemodialysis


A recent journal article published in Clinical Chemistry investigated whether glycated albumin (GA) could be an alternate glycemic control indicator where hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) is not a reliable indicator. The article concluded that the increased mortality in type 2 diabetes patients on hemodialysis is associated with high GA measurements. GA was measured at three different time points in 1255 type 2 diabetes patients on hemodialysis.

Source: http://clinchem.aaccjnls.org/content/63/2/477

Contact: Kajal Bains Corporate Communications Associate

Epinex Diagnostics, Inc.

kajal@epinex.com

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