[Thrombin and angiogenesis of cancer--review].

Thrombin is the most important factor in hemostasis. In recent years, it has been found that thrombin is a potent mitogen capable of inducing cellular functions. Therefore, it is proved to be of importance in promoting the growth, metastasis and angiogenesis of cancer. Anticoagulant therapy not only reduce the characteristic hypercoagulability of cancer… CONTINUE READING