Comparison of Copper, Zinc, Iron and Calcium Levels in Plasma and Hemolysate of Steady State Sickle Cell Anemia Patients with Carriers


Oztas Y. E. , Tokgoz I., Unal S., Ozgunes N.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF BIOCHEMISTRY-TURK BIYOKIMYA DERGISI, cilt.35, ss.203-207, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 35 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF BIOCHEMISTRY-TURK BIYOKIMYA DERGISI
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.203-207

Özet

Objective: Copper, zinc, iron and calcium levels in the blood samples of sickle cell anemia patients and carriers living in Mersin were analyzed and compared with each other in this study. It was aimed to present the alteration in the ion levels, namely zinc, copper, iron and calcium, in sickle cell anemia.