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What does MGLAP stand for?

MGLAP stands for Matrix Gla Protein

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In the longer term, the company's acquisition of Norway's MGP Diagnostics in September will allow it to develop a unique bio-marker called Matrix GLA protein that identifies the build-up of calcium in soft tissues, such as cartoid arteries and heart valves, which can lead to cardiovascular disease, and is particularly relevant to chronic kidney problems.
The public health chapter discusses hemorrhagic disease of the newborn, control of anticoagulant therapy, bone health, genetic disease, cardiovascular calcification, and matrix Gla protein.