1st International Course on
Integrated Biomarkers

Biochemical and Bioimaging Endpoints in Cardiocerebrovascular Diagnosis,
Prevention, Therapy and Drug Development


Biomarkers 2005

To facilitate the dialogue among the multidisciplinary scientists, definition of the acronyms and of more specialized terms have been reported. Every amendment is welcome.

Andrea P. Peracino
Stefano Bellosta
Nicola Ferri
Riccardo Roggeri

The occlusion or blockage of blood flow within a vessel caused by blood that has clotted within the vessel. Occlusions are thrombi composed of platelets, fibrin, erythrocytes, and leukocytes and may be superimposed on or adjacent to atherosclerotic plaques. adj: coronary artery ThrombosisThrombosis, cerebral Thrombosis

A blood clot composed of platelets, fibrin, erythrocytes, and leukocytes: see Thrombosis, Thrombolysis, Thrombolytic therapy


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