Targeted gene disruption of natural anticoagulant proteins in mice.


The blood coagulation system is a complicated cascade of reactions and feedback regulations that executes a rapid response to vascular injury, yet avoids occlusion of the vessel. There are several key components of this system in the regulation of blood clot propagation, such as antithrombin (AT), tissue factor pathway inhibitor (TFPI), thrombomodulin (TM… (More)