Cyclic citrullinated peptide: A circular peptide containing the amino acid citrulline. Abbreviated CCP. Autoantibodies directed against CCP are found in people with rheumatoid arthritis.
Also known as: Citrulline antibody; Anti-citrulline antibody; anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibody; anti-CCP
RDL Fact Sheet: Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide (CCP): A New Serum Marker for Rheumatoid Arthritis
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The Use of Anti-cyclic Citrullinated Peptide (anti-CCP) Antibodies in RA.
Diagnostic value of anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies in Greek patients with rheumatoid arthritis