Gene Symbol: S100A9
Description: S100 calcium binding protein A9
Alias: protein S100-A9
Heilmann R, Suchodolski J, Steiner J. Purification and partial characterization of canine calprotectin. Biochimie. 2008;90:1306-15 pubmed publisher
..We conclude that cCP can be successfully purified from canine whole blood using this reproducible, rapid and efficient method. ..
Chung T, Oh J, Lee Y, Kang K, Jung J, Youn H, et al
. Elevated serum levels of S100 calcium binding protein A8 (S100A8) reflect disease severity in canine atopic dermatitis. J Vet Med Sci. 2010;72:693-700 pubmed
..A strong positive correlation was identified between S100A8 levels and canine atopic dermatitis patients. Our findings suggested that S100A8 is actively involved in the pathogenesis and clinical picture of canine atopic dermatitis...
Grellet A, Heilmann R, Lecoindre P, Feugier A, Day M, Peeters D, et al
. Fecal calprotectin concentrations in adult dogs with chronic diarrhea. Am J Vet Res. 2013;74:706-11 pubmed publisher
..9 ?g/g (sensitivity, 53.3%; specificity, 91.7%). Fecal calprotectin may be a useful biomarker in dogs with chronic diarrhea, especially dogs with histologic lesions. ..