The Activation of Factor VIII by Thrombin

  title={The Activation of Factor VIII by Thrombin},
  • Published 2005
T HERE IS NOW substantial evidence that thrombin may play a part in coagulation of blood at stages other than the conversion of fibrinogen to fibrin. Therriault et al.1 and Penick2 found suggestive evidence that thrombin might interact specifically with factor VIII and, more recently, Rapaport et al.3 have described a systematic investigation of this… CONTINUE READING