Urokinase-type plasminogen activator receptor as a predictor of poor outcome in patients with systemic inflammatory response syndrome

@inproceedings{Wu2013UrokinasetypePA,
  title={Urokinase-type plasminogen activator receptor as a predictor of poor outcome in patients with systemic inflammatory response syndrome},
  author={Xiao-ling Wu and Ding X Long and Li Yu and Jun-Hui Yang and Yuan-chao Zhang and Feng Geng},
  booktitle={World journal of emergency medicine},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Urokinase-type plasminogen activator (uPA) and urokinase-type plasminogen activator receptor (uPAR) are known as important factors, which mediate a variety of functions in terms of vascular homeostasis, inflammation and tissue repair. However, their role in systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) has been less well studied. This study… CONTINUE READING