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Gene Symbol CRP
Synonyms PTX1
Gene Description CRP, C-reactive protein, is produce by the liver in response to low-grade inflammation (PMID: 30606716), during acute phase and systemic inflammation (PMID: 25936279). Elevated serum Crp may be prognostic in urological tumors such as, renal cell carcinoma, prostate cancer, bladder cancer, upper tract urothelial carcinoma, and penile cancer (PMID: 25936279).


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