Inhibition of thrombin by heparin is mediated by at least two plasma proteins, antithrombin III, and heparin cofactor II. The plasma titer of heparin cofactor II was significantly elevated in both pregnant women and users of oral contraceptives.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||The Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine|
|State||Published - Dec 1989|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pathology and Forensic Medicine