VWF gene

Known as: Von Willebrand Factor Gene, VWF, FACTOR VIII-VON WILLEBRAND FACTOR 
This gene is critical for cellular homeostasis and plays a role in the regulation of blood coagulation by platelet function modulation. Mutations in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) is a life-threatening disease characterized by systemic microvascular thrombosis caused… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVES This study investigated the influence of the mechanical blood pump HeartMate II (HMII) (Thoratec Corporation… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE Outcomes after ventricular assist device (VAD) implantation have significantly improved during the last decade. However… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Transient interactions of platelet-receptor glycoprotein Ibalpha (GpIbalpha) and the plasma protein von Willebrand factor (VWF… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
We have investigated the calcium signaling relationship between the two major platelet adhesion receptors, glycoprotein Ib/V/IX… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Simple collagen-related peptides (CRPs) containing a repeat Gly-Pro-Hyp sequence are highly potent platelet agonists. Like… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
von Willebrand Factor (vWF) is a multimeric protein that mediates platelet adhesion to exposed subendothelium at sites of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Previous studies have demonstrated that a high level of shear stress can produce platelet aggregation without the addition of any… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Platelet adhesion to the subendothelium is the initiating event in hemostasis and thrombosis and involves the binding of von… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Recent studies have revealed a role for platelets and the platelet-adhesive proteins, fibronectin and von Willebrand factor (vWF… (More)
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