Plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 (PAI-1) is produced by the endothelium and determines the rate and extent of fibrinolysis. Recent data on PAI-1 gene polymorphism and the potential role of glucose in regulating PAI-1 expression in vascular disease are reviewed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Journal||Canadian Journal of Cardiology|
|Issue number||SUPPL. D|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1998|
- Plasminogen activator inhibitor-1
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine