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Creatine kinase isoenzymes

Creatine kinase isoenzymes

(Science: enzyme) three isoenzymes of creatine kinase have been identified in human tissues: mm from skeletal muscle, mb from myocardial tissue and bb from nervous Tissue. Plasma from healthy humans contains mm almost exclusively. Elevated mb creatine kinase activity is a possible indicator of myocardial injury.

registry number: EC 2.7.3.-

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