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What does AcPae stand for?

AcPae stands for acid phosphatase

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86) Description: General information: Measurement of the enzyme prostatic acid phosphatase (PAP) in serum is an established procedure in monitoring metastatic carcinoma of the prostate and is also useful in confirming suspected early stage disease.
2 In this case report, it stated "Immunohistochemical studies revealed the acinar/tubular component of the tumor to be negative for prostate-specific antigen and prostatic acid phosphatase, but positive for cytokeratin 7, cytokeratin 20, high molecular weight cytokeratin (34 E12), and thrombomodulin, consistent with origin from the bladder rather than the prostate" in the abstract on page 769.
2), (3) Heparin is said to inhibit acid phosphatase activity (4) and to affect the binding of triiodothyronine and thyroxine to their carrier proteins, thus producing falsely higher concentrations of these hormones.