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Protein S Summary

Description: The vitamin K-dependent cofactor of activated PROTEIN C. Together with protein C, it inhibits the action of factors VIIIa and Va. A deficiency in protein S; (PROTEIN S DEFICIENCY); can lead to recurrent venous and arterial thrombosis.

Also Known As: Cofactor Protein S; Protein S, Vitamin K-Dependent; Protein S, Cofactor; Protein S, Vitamin K Dependent; Vitamin K Dependent Protein S Show All >>

Networked: 1908 relevant articles (19 outcomes, 144 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Protein S is Relevant

  1. Activated Protein C Resistance (APC Resistance) : 2 outcomes 10 studies in 241 results
  2. Thrombosis (Thrombus) : 1 outcome 22 studies in 276 results
  3. Protein S Deficiency (Deficiency, Protein S) : 1 outcome 10 studies in 135 results
  4. Stroke (Strokes) : 1 outcome 6 studies in 57 results
  5. Infection : 1 outcome 5 studies in 94 results
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Drugs Related to Protein S

  1. Protein C
  2. Antithrombin III
  3. factor V Leiden
  4. Prothrombin (Factor II)
  5. von Willebrand Factor
  6. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid)
  7. Antigens
  8. Anticoagulants
  9. Blood Coagulation Factors (Coagulation Factor)
  10. Tamoxifen
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Therapies Related to Protein S

  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  2. Lasers (Laser)
  3. Hepatectomy
  4. Transplants (Transplant)
  5. Homologous Transplantation (Allograft)
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