Increased sFLT-1/PlGF ratio in COVID-19: A novel link to angiotensin II-mediated endothelial dysfunction

Am J Hematol. 2020 Aug;95(8):E188-E191. doi: 10.1002/ajh.25882.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Angiotensin II / physiology*
  • Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme 2
  • Betacoronavirus* / metabolism
  • Biomarkers / blood
  • COVID-19
  • Coronavirus Infections / blood*
  • Endothelium, Vascular / physiopathology*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Pandemics
  • Peptidyl-Dipeptidase A / metabolism
  • Placenta Growth Factor / blood*
  • Pneumonia, Viral / blood*
  • SARS-CoV-2
  • Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-1 / blood*

Substances

  • Biomarkers
  • PGF protein, human
  • Angiotensin II
  • Placenta Growth Factor
  • FLT1 protein, human
  • Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-1
  • Peptidyl-Dipeptidase A
  • ACE2 protein, human
  • Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme 2