WHAT IS HAPTOGLOBIN (HP) TEST?

WHAT IS HAPTOGLOBIN (HP) TEST?

Haptoglobin is an alpha2 globulin that combines with haemoglobin that has been released as the result of red blood cell destruction. Its primary function is to preserve the body’s iron stores from being excreted in the urine. Haptoglobin can be depleted rapidly by any condition that destroys red blood cells

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About Genomic Medicine UK

Genomic Medicine UK is the home of comprehensive genomic testing in London. Our consultant medical doctors work tirelessly to provide the highest standards of medical laboratory testing for personalised medical treatments, genomic risk assessments for common diseases and genomic risk assessment for cancers at an affordable cost for everybody. We use state-of-the-art modern technologies of next-generation sequencing and DNA chip microarray to provide all of our patients and partner doctors with a reliable, evidence-based, thorough and valuable medical service.

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