DOI: 10.1055/s-00035024

Thrombosis and Haemostasis

Issue 02 · Volume 93 · 2005 DOI: 10.1055/s-007-35609

Editorial Focus

Ferrara, Dardo E.; Pierangeli, Silvia S.: Diverse effects of statins on endothelial cells?

Theme Issue Editorial Focus

Rosso, Mario Del; Fibbi, Gabriella; Schmitt, Manfred; Mignatti, Paolo: Proteases and extracellular environment

Theme Issue Article

Alfano, Daniela; Franco, Paola; Vocca, Immacolata; Gambi, Nadia; Pisa, Viviana; Mancini, Alessandro; Caputi, Mario; Carriero, Maria Vincenza; Iaccarino, Ingram; Stoppelli, Maria Patrizia: The urokinase plasminogen activator and its receptor

Review Article

Blann, Andrew D.; Woywodt, Alexander; Bertolini, Francesco; Bull, Todd M.; Buyon, Jill P.; Clancy, Robert M.; Haubitz, Marion; Hebbel, Robert P.; Lip, Gregory Y. H.; Mancuso, Patrizia; Sampol, Jose; Solovey, Anna; Dignat-George, Françoise: Circulating endothelial cells
Heger, Michal; Beek, Johan F.; Moldovan, Nicanor I.; van der Horst, Chantal M. A. M.; van Gemert, Martin J. C.: Towards optimization of selective photothermolysis: prothrombotic pharmaceutical agents as potential adjuvants in laser treatment of port wine stains

Rapid and Short Communication

Niessner, Alexander; Graf, Senta; Nikfardjam, Mariam; Lehr, Stephan; Maurer, Gerald; Wojta, Johann; Huber, Kurt: The adaptive immune system and long-term outcome in patients with stable coronary disease

Blood Coagulation, Fibrinolysis and Cellular Haemostasis

Whitton, Colin; Sands, Dawn; Lee, Timothy; Chang, Andrew; Longstaff, Colin: A reunification of the US (“NIH”) and International Unit into a single standard for Thrombin
Luken, Brenda M.; Turenhout, Ellen A.M.; Hulstein, Janine J.J.; Van Mourik, Jan A.; Fijnheer, Rob; Voorberg, Jan: The spacer domain of ADAMTS13 contains a major binding site for antibodies in patients with thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura
Pusateri, Anthony E.; Ryan, Kathy L.; Delgado, Angel V.; Martinez, Raul S.; Uscilowicz, John M.; Cortez, Douglas S.; Martinowitz, Uri: Effects of increasing doses of activated recombinant factor VII on haemostatic parameters in swine
Kucher, Nils; Tapson, Victor F.; Quiroz, Rene; Mir, Samy S.; Morrison, Ruth B.; McKenzie, David; Goldhaber, Samuel Z.; for the DVT FREE Steering Committee: Gender differences in the administration of prophylaxis to prevent deep venous thrombosis
Bertolaccini, Maria Laura; Atsumi, Tatsuya; Koike, Takao; Hughes, Graham R. V.; Khamashta, Munther A.: Antiprothrombin antibodies detected in two different assay systems

Platelets and Blood Cells

Rosenfeldt, Mathias T.; Valentino, Michael; Labruzzo, Salvatore; Scudder, Lesley; Pavlaki, Maria; Cao, Jian; Vacirca, Jeffrey; Bahou, Wadie F.; Zucker, Stanley: The organomercurial 4-aminophenylmercuric acetate, independent of matrix metalloproteinases, induces dose-dependent activation/ inhibition of platelet aggregation

Endothelium and Vascular Development

Dunoyer-Geindre, Sylvie; Dimitrova, Yordanka; Fish, Richard J.; Satta, Nathalie; Reber, Guido; Kruithof, Egbert K.O.; de Moerloose, Philippe: Fluvastatin increases the expression of adhesion molecules, monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 and tissue factor in HUVEC stimulated by patient IgG fractions containing antiphospholipid antibodies

Cell Signalling and Vessel Remodelling

Undas, Anetta; Jankowski, Milosz; Twardowska, Magdalena; Padjas, Agnieszka; Jakubowski, Hieronim; Szczeklik, Andrzej: Antibodies to N-homocysteinylated albumin as a marker for earlyonset coronary artery disease in men
Eriksson-Berg, Margita; Deguchi, Hiroyuki; Hawe, Emma; Scanavini, Daniela; Orth-Gomér, Kristina; Schenck-Gustafsson, Karin; Humphries, Steve E.; Silveira, Angela; Hamsten, Anders: Influence of factor VII gene polymorphisms and environmental factors on plasma coagulation factor VII concentrations in middleaged women with and without manifest coronary heart disease

Cellular Proteolysis and Oncology

New Technologies and Diagnostic Tools

Geier, Bruno; Barbera, Letterio; Muth-Werthmann, Dajana; Siebers, Stefan; Ermert, Helmut; Philippou, Stathis; Mumme, Achim: Ultrasound elastography for the age determination of venous thrombi
Zupan, Irena Preloznik; Sabovic, Miso; Salobir, Barbara; Ponikvar, Jadranka Buturovic; Cernelc, Peter; Lavre, Janez; Vujkovac, Bojan: The study of anaemia-related haemostasis impairment in haemodialysis patients by in vitro closure time test

Case Report

Girolami, Antonio; Randi, Maria Luigia; Tezza, Fabiana; Molaro, Gianludovico; Girolami, Bruno: Unusual longevity in a patient with factor X Friuli coagulation disorder

Letters to the Editor

Mercier, Bernard; Oger, Emmanuel; Le Gal, Gregoire; Mottier, Dominique; Ferec, Claude: Phenotypic but not allelic ABO blood group association with risk of venous thrombosis
Bicocchi, Maria Patrizia; Pasino, Mirella; Lanza, Tiziana; Bottini, Federico; Molinari, Angelo Claudio; Rosano, Camillo; Acquila, Maura: Ectopic mRNA analysis and molecular modelling substantiate severe haemophilia in a patient with a FVIII gene splice mutation
Kain, Kirti; Young, John; Bavington, John; Bamford, John; Catto, Andrew J.: Coagulation factor XIII B subunit antigen, FXIIIVal34Leu genotype and ischaemic stroke in South Asians