Medicra (Journal of Medical Laboratory Science/Technology) 2024-07-12T09:35:10+00:00 Andika Aliviameita, S.ST., M.Si. Open Journal Systems <p>This journal published by Medical Laboratory Technology Department, Health Science Faculty of Universitas Muhammadiyah Sidoarjo. Medicra journal published two times a year in July and December. The aim of this journal is to facilitate lecturers, researchers, and scholars for publishing the original research articles or review articles. Articles to be published on Medicra&nbsp;should follow the&nbsp;focus and scope of this journal. &nbsp;The article must have been edited according to the journal author guidelines before submitting. The scope of this journal are: Clinic Chemical,&nbsp;Hematology, Microbiology, Parasitology, Immunology, Food and beverage analysis Chemical, Molecular Diagnostics, Toxicology, Cytology, Histology, Epidemiology, Laboratory Management, and Laboratory Quality Control.</p> Evaluation of Tumor necrosis factor (TNF-α) Concertation and Renal function in the Sera of patients with Type 2 diabetes in Erbil city 2024-07-12T09:35:10+00:00 Zina Abdulmunem Abdulrazaaq <p>The research included a total of 70 samples, including 40 samples from patients diagnosed with type 2 diabetes and 30 samples from the control group. The participants' age ranged from 40 to 60 years. The samples were gathered during a one-year duration from the Chronic Diseases Unit / Diabetes Department in the city of Erbil.&nbsp;&nbsp; Later, blood samples were collected from both ill and healthy individuals, and then separated via the process of centrifugation.&nbsp;&nbsp; The variables that were evaluated include glucose, ferritin, Tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNFα), CRP, urea, creatinine, and uric acid. &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;The results of this research showed a significant rise in the concentrations of glucose, ferritin, TNF-alpha, CRP, urea, creatinine, and uric acid in persons with type II diabetes as compared to the control group.</p> 2024-12-31T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2024 Zina Abdulmunem Abdulrazaaq