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What does Pyd stand for?

Pyd stands for Pyridinoline

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Assays of Pyrilinks-D (DPD), pyridinoline, and N-terminal cross-linked peptides (NTx) in serum and urine have been advanced as sensitive and specific markers for bone resorption.
Such findings were then expressed in terms of peak ratios, with larger ratios reflecting an increase in the size and maturity of the crystals and an increase in the pyridinoline cross-links in collagen, both of which reflect a deterioration in the quality of the bone matrix, Dr.
Serum Pyridinoline Levels Predict the Severity of Future Joint Destruction in Rheumatoid Arthritis (Poster Session, THU0020; June 7, 2012, 11:45 AM - 1:30 PM CEST and 12:15 PM CEST Poster Tour) Levels of the bone and cartilage component pyridinoline were measured to evaluate this biomarker as an indicator of joint destruction in serum samples from 437 early RA patients from the Leiden Early Arthritis Cohort.