Factor Xa Activation of Factor V Is of Paramount Importance in Initiating the Coagulation System: Lessons From a Tick Salivary Protein

Tim J. Schuijt*, Kamran Bakhtiari, Sirlei Daffre, Kathleen DePonte, Simone J. H. Wielders, J. Arnoud Marquart, Joppe W. Hovius, Tom van der Poll, Erol Fikrig, Matthew W. Bunce, Rodney M. Camire, Gerry A. F. Nicolaes, Joost C. M. Meijers, Cornelis van 't Veer

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56 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)254-266
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 16 Jul 2013


  • anticoagulants
  • blood coagulation
  • ticks

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