Prostacyclin
Description A prostaglandin that is a powerful vasodilator and inhibits platelet aggregation. It is biosynthesized enzymatically from PROSTAGLANDIN ENDOPEROXIDES in human vascular tissue. The sodium salt has been also used to treat primary pulmonary hypertension (HYPERTENSION, PULMONARY).   Source
Synonyms Prostacyclin; Prostaglandin I2 and 3 more synonyms used to describe this biomarker that Amplion uses in its algorithms.

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