Soluble glycoprotein VI is raised in the plasma of patients with acute ischemic stroke

Mohammad Al-Tamimi, Elizabeth Gardiner, Jim Thom, Yang Shen, Matthew Cooper, Graeme Hankey, Michael Berndt, Ross Baker, Robert Andrews

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Abstract

Background and Purpose- Ischemic stroke induced by thrombosis may be triggered by atherosclerotic plaque rupture and collagen-induced platelet activation. Collagen induces glycoprotein VI shedding. Methods- We measured plasma-soluble glycoprotein VI (sGPVI) by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay in 159 patients with acute (
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)498 - 500
Number of pages3
JournalStroke
Volume42
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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