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What is the difference between plasma renin activity (pra) vs plasma renin concentration (prc)?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Not all proteins are functionally active, especially in the case of enzymes.
Discordance between renin concentration (prc) and renin activity (pra) allows detection of adrenal tumors. See this site for more info. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15080782.

In brief: See below:

Not all proteins are functionally active, especially in the case of enzymes.
Discordance between renin concentration (prc) and renin activity (pra) allows detection of adrenal tumors. See this site for more info. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15080782.
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