Vitamin K-dependent carboxylation of matrix Gla-protein: a crucial switch to control ectopic mineralization

Leon J. Schurgers*, Jouni Uitto, Chris P. Reutelingsperger

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178 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)217-226
JournalTrends in Molecular Medicine
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2013


  • vitamin K
  • matrix Gla-protein
  • vitamin K antagonists
  • biomarker
  • vascular calcification
  • ectopic mineralization
  • cardiovascular disease
  • apoptosis
  • arteriovenous malformations

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