von Willebrand factor

Known as: von Willebrand Protein, factor von willebrands, Factor VIIIR-Ag 
A high-molecular-weight plasma protein, produced by endothelial cells and megakaryocytes, that is part of the factor VIII/von Willebrand factor… (More)

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1972-2018
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The regulation of blood vessel formation is of fundamental importance to many physiological processes, and angiogenesis is a… (More)
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2010
2010
von Willebrand factor (VWF) is an important player in hemostasis but has also been suggested to promote inflammatory processes… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Von Willebrand factor (VWF) is secreted as ultralarge multimers that are cleaved in the A2 domain by the metalloprotease ADAMTS13… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Cirrhosis of the liver is frequently accompanied by complex alterations in the hemostatic system, resulting in a bleeding… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Retrospective studies of patients with thrombotic microangiopathies (TMAs) have shown that a deficient activity of von Willebrand… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Endovascular infection is a highly critical complication of invasive Staphylococcus aureus disease. For colonization… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura is a potentially fatal disease characterized by widespread platelet thrombi in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
It has been proposed that hematopoietic and endothelial cells are derived from a common cell, the hemangioblast. In this study… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Proteolytic cleavage of von Willebrand factor (vWF) takes place in the circulating blood of healthy subjects and is increased in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
To evaluate the prevalence of von Willebrand's disease (vWd) we carried out an epidemiological investigation among school… (More)
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