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Chemical Protein S

Name Protein S
Equivalent Terms Cofactor Protein S | Protein S, Cofactor | Protein S, Vitamin K Dependent | Protein S, Vitamin K-Dependent | Vitamin K Dependent Protein S | Vitamin K-Dependent Protein S
Definition The vitamin K-dependent cofactor of activated PROTEIN C. Together with protein C, it inhibits the action of factors VIIIa and Va. A deficiency in protein S; (PROTEIN S DEFICIENCY); can lead to recurrent venous and arterial thrombosis.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D017293
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ChemicalsBiological Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Blood Coagulation Factor Inhibitors Has associated diseases Protein S

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Protein S
  protein S (159-245), human
  protein S Heerlen
  protein S precursor
  protein S Tokushima