Thrombus Targeting of Plasminogen Activators and Anticoagulants

  • Karlheinz Peter
  • Christoph Bode


Large-scale studies with mortality endpoints comparing fibrinolytic therapy with placebo in patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) have documented the benefit of timely dissolution of coronary arterial thrombi by intravenous infusion of plasminogen activators (Fig. 1).(1)


Plasminogen Activator Clot Lysis Bispecific Antibody Recombinant Fusion Protein Single Chain Antibody 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Karlheinz Peter
    • 1
  • Christoph Bode
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Cardiology and AngiologyUniversity of FreiburgFreiburgGermany

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