Enhanced mRNA expression of plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 in livedoid vasculopathy lesions


Agirbasli M. A. , Goktay F., Peker I., Gunes P., Aker F. V. , AKKİPRİK M.

CARDIOVASCULAR THERAPEUTICS, vol.35, no.3, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/1755-5922.12255
  • Title of Journal : CARDIOVASCULAR THERAPEUTICS

Abstract

AimThrombosis and inflammation play an important role in pathophysiology of livedoid vasculopathy (LV). Plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 (PAI-1) is the main physiological inhibitor of fibrinolysis and is a pivotal modulator in a broad range of biological processes.