What is S100 Protein?
The S100 protein is a specific protein that is present in the nervous system as well as in malignant melanoma cells. The test to determine its presence is a blood test.
Why is S100 Protein done?
You should get this test done if you have symptoms of tumors like malignant melanoma, neural origin etc.
Preparation for S100 Protein
- No special preparation required
Sample Type for S100 Protein
The sample type collected for S100 Protein is: Blood