Anticyclic Citrullinated Peptide Antibody


Anticyclic Citrullinated Peptide Antibody, Anti-cyclic Citrullinated Peptide Antibody

  • Indications
  1. Rheumatoid Arthritis Diagnosis confirmation
    1. Rheumatoid Factor or Antinuclear Antibody positive
    2. May also predict prognosis and erosive disease likelihood
    3. Does not correlate to therapy response (not used for monitoring)
  • Mechanism
  1. Enzyme-linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)