Tissue kallikrein is related to the severity of coronary artery disease.

TitleTissue kallikrein is related to the severity of coronary artery disease.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsYao Y-Y, Fu C, Ma G-S, Feng Y, Shen C-X, Wu G-Q, Zhang X-G, Ding J-D, Tang C-C, Chen Z, Dai Q-M, Tong J-Y, Luo D, Zhu J, Zhi H, Li Y-J, Ju C-W, Lu J, Chao J, Chao L
JournalClinica chimica acta; international journal of clinical chemistry
Volume423
Pagination90-8
Date Published2013 Aug 23
Abstract

The impairment of the tissue kallikrein (KLK1)-kinin system (KKS) may result in atheroma development. However, it remains unclear if the KKS correlates with coronary artery disease (CAD).

DOI10.1371/journal.pone.0081430
Alternate JournalClin. Chim. Acta