Name ALB
Full Name Serum albumin
Synonyms ALBU_HUMAN |
Primary ID P02768
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Type protein
Relations 1
Function Serum albumin, the main protein of plasma, has a good binding capacity for water, Ca(2+), Na(+), K(+), fatty acids, hormones, bilirubin and drugs. Its main function is the regulation of the colloidal osmotic pressure of blood. Major zinc transporter in plasma, typically binds about 80% of all plasma zinc.



Regulator Mechanism target score
+ up-regulates quantity by expression img/indirect-activation.png transcriptional regulation ALB
Publications: 1 Organism: Homo Sapiens