Von Willebrand factor
Description The glycoprotein encoded by this gene functions as both an antihemophilic factor carrier and a platelet-vessel wall mediator in the blood coagulation system. It is crucial to the hemostasis process. Mutations in this gene or deficiencies in this protein result in von Willebrand's disease. An unprocessed pseudogene has been found on chromosome 22.   Source
Gene Symbol VWF Gene
Protein Name von Willebrand factor Uniprot
Synonyms Von Willebrand factor; VWF and 4 more synonyms used to describe this biomarker that Amplion uses in its algorithms.

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