What are the Plasma Proteins and what are their functions?
Albumines - 60% - Major contributors to osmotic pressure of plasma, transport lipids, steroid hormones
Globulins - 35% - Transport ions, hormones, lipids, immune function
Fibrinogen - 4% -Essential component of clotting system; can be converted to insoluble fibrin
Regulatory proteins - <1% - Enzymes, pro-enzymes, hormones