Heparin cofactor II deficiency

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Heparin cofactor II deficiency

Heparin cofactor II (HCF2; {142360}) rapidly inhibits thrombin in plasma in the presence of dermatan sulfate or heparin. Congenital HCF2 deficiency is associated with thromboembolism and is classified into type I (quantitative) or type II (qualitative) deficiency ({5:Kondo et al., 1996}).
 

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The terms "Heparin cofactor II deficiency" returned 2 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Heparin cofactor II deficiency in central retinal vein occlusion.
 

Author(s): L O Hattenbach, C Klais, I Scharrer

Journal: Acta Ophthalmol Scand. 1998 Dec;76(6):758-9.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Molecular and cellular basis for type I heparin cofactor II deficiency (heparin cofactor II Awaji).
 

Author(s): S Kondo, F Tokunaga, K Kario, T Matsuo, T Koide

Journal: Blood. 1996 Feb;87(3):1006-12.

 

Heparin cofactor II (HCII) is a serine proteinase inhibitor in human plasma that rapidly inhibits thrombin in the presence of dermatan sulfate or heparin. To understand the molecular mechanism for HCII deficiency in a patient with reduced circulating HCII antigen, we studied a Japanese ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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