A1-acid glycoprotein

A1-acid glycoprotein --> orosomucoid

(Science: biology) plasma protein of mammals and birds, 38% carbohydrate. In humans a single chain glycoprotein of 39 kd. Increased levels are associated with inflammation, pregnancy and various diseases.


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