Author Archives: Marta Figueiredo PhD

Blood Levels of Antioxidant Protein May Serve as IPF Biomarker

Low blood levels of haptoglobin-related protein (HRP), a protein with antioxidant properties, may serve as a biomarker of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), according to a recent study. The data also highlighted that IPF patients show significant changes in the levels of proteins involved in inflammatory and immune responses, as…