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CRP is an acute-phase protein present in normal serum, which increases significantly after most forms of tissue injuries, bacterial and virus infections, inflammation and malignant neoplasia. During tissue necrosis and inflammation resulting from microbial infections, the CRP concentration can rise up to 300 mg/L in 12-24 hours.
The Cypress Diagnostics CRP latex kit is an in vitro diagnostic medical device intended to be usesd by healthcare professsionals for the qualitative detection of C-Reactive Protein (CRP) in human serum. The detection of CRP is intended to be used to detect systemic inflammatory processes due to an active disease.