Chapter 6. Prostacyclin

  1. Ruth Porter,
  2. Maeve O'Connor and
  3. Julie Whelan
  1. J.R. Vane and
  2. S. Moncada

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720547.ch6

Ciba Foundation Symposium 71 - Blood Cells and Vessel Walls: Functional Interactions

Ciba Foundation Symposium 71 - Blood Cells and Vessel Walls: Functional Interactions

How to Cite

Vane, J.R. and Moncada, S. (1980) Prostacyclin, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 71 - Blood Cells and Vessel Walls: Functional Interactions (eds R. Porter, M. O'Connor and J. Whelan), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720547.ch6

Author Information

  1. Wellcome Research Laboratories, Langley Court, Beckenham, Kent BR3 3BS

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1980

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780444901125

Online ISBN: 9780470720547

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Keywords:

  • prostacyclin;
  • platelet thrombi;
  • arterial circulation;
  • vascular endothelium;
  • dietary linoleic acid

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Prostacyclin: Biosynthesis And Biological Activity

  • Prostacyclin, Txa2, Thrombosis and Haemostasis

  • Therapeutic Potential of Prostacyclin

  • Fatty Acids and Thrombosis

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References

  • General discussion I

  • Endothelial Products

  • La Antigens

  • Permeability of Small Vessels to Cells

  • References