Platelet ADP Receptors and their Antagonists

Author(s): Patricia Benoit, Jean-Michel Dogné

Journal Name: Mini-Reviews in Medicinal Chemistry

Volume 3 , Issue 2 , 2003

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ADP plays a crucial role in haemostasis and thrombosis and its receptors are potential target for antithrombotic drugs.The knowledge of the ADP-receptors has been amplified by recent discoveries. This review highlights the ADP-receptors models and their antagonists described in the recent literature, mainly the thienopyridine derivatives.

Keywords: adenosine diphosphate, adp receptors, receptors, antithrombotics, platelets

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Year: 2003
Published on: 01 March, 2012
Page: [145 - 148]
Pages: 4
DOI: 10.2174/1389557033405412
Price: $65

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