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Tissue plasminogen activator antigen and coronary heart disease. Prospective study and meta-analysis.

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AIMS: To determine whether circulating tissue plasminogen activator (t-PA) antigen concentrations are prospectively related to risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) in the general population. METHODS AND RESULTS: We measured baseline concentrations of t-PA antigen in the stored serum samples of 606 CHD cases and 1227 controls 'nested' in a prospective cohort of 5661 men monitored for 16 years, and conducted a meta-analysis of previous relevant studies to place our findings in context. Tissue p...

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10.1016/j.ehj.2003.11.004

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Journal:
European heart journal
Volume:
25
Issue:
3
Pages:
252-259
Publication date:
2004-02-05
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EISSN:
1522-9645
ISSN:
0195-668X
URN:
uuid:51017165-8616-46ef-a047-4d7be892c667
Source identifiers:
32630
Local pid:
pubs:32630

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