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Monoclonal Antibodies for the Detection of Thrombosis

  • P. J. Gaffney
  • P. S. Gascoine
  • L. J. Creighton
  • P. M. Tymkewycz
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 281)

Abstract

The early detection of vascular occlusions or the propensity to such occlusions is of primary importance in human medicine. Since fibrin is an important structural component in both venous and arterial thrombi (1) the detection of fibrin and its fragments in vivo or in the circulating blood has underpinned a number of strategies for the early diagnosis of thrombosis.

Keywords

Fibrin Degradation Product Gamma Chain Human Fibrinogen Deep Vein Thrombus Quantitative Enzyme Immunoassay 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. J. Gaffney
    • 1
  • P. S. Gascoine
    • 1
  • L. J. Creighton
    • 1
  • P. M. Tymkewycz
    • 1
  1. 1.National Institute for Biological Standards and Control Blanche LaneHertfordshireUK

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