Published in Blood Weekly, February 7th, 2002
"The endothelial protein C receptor (EPCR) facilitates protein C activation and plays a protective role in the response to Escherichia coli-mediated sepsis in primates," according to Dr. Deborah J. Stearns-Kurosawa and colleagues at the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation in Oklahoma City, Scientific Institute HS Raffaele in Milan, Italy, and Diagnostica Stago, Inc., in Gennevilliers, France.
Drugs that inhibit thrombin production also reduce the generation of a soluble form of...
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