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Vitamin K and Vitamin K-Dependent Proteins

Analytical, Physiological, and Clinical Aspects

by M. J. Shearer

  • 313 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by CRC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Immunology,
  • Physiology,
  • Proteins,
  • Medical Hematology,
  • Vitamins,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - Molecular Biology,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Vitamin K,
  • Hematology,
  • Medical / Hematology,
  • Vitamin K-dependent proteins

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages370
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8260839M
    ISBN 10084936423X
    ISBN 109780849364235

    Vitamin K is also required by calcium-regulating proteins in the arteries. Matrix Gla-protein (MGP) is a vitamin K-dependent protein, and it must be carboxylated to function properly. Poor vitamin K status leads to inactive uncarboxylated MGP (ucMGP), which accumulates at sites of arterial calcification. 11, Vitamin K is necessary for the posttranslational modifications of procoagulants Factors II, VII, IX, and X and protein Z and the anticoagulants proteins C and S. 95 Protein Z is also involved in coagulation, because its function seems to be the fixation of thrombin to the site of injury. 96 Vitamin K is a cofactor for γ-glutamylcarboxylase, an.

    Yet another vitamin K-dependent plasma protein (protein Z) is suspected to have a haemostatic role but its function is currently unknown. Apart from the coagulation proteins, several other vitamin K-dependent proteins have been isolated from bone, cartilage, kidney, lungs, and other tissues (4, 5). Only two, osteocalcin and matrix Gla protein. -Vitamin K makes gla proteins functional --> Required for Vitamin K Dependent Gamma Glutamate Carboxylase enzyme that is used in this reaction (adds a CO2 to glutamate so calcium can bind_ **Important for: blood clotting and bone metabolism.

    The gamma-glutamyl carboxylase (GGCX) enzyme plays an essential role in biosynthesis of vitamin K–dependent clotting factors by carboxylating protein-bound glutamate residues. Thus the GGCX gene is a candidate for affecting warfarin pharmacodynamics. Rare GGCX mutations cause deficiencies in vitamin K–dependent clotting factors []. This book contains tables listing the Vitamin K and protein content of common foods and ingredients and also provides sample recipes and diet suggestions. Following on from her first book, Warfarin: An easy to follow guide from a patient’s perspective, Cath takes a more in depth look at the importance of monitoring Vitamin K and protein /5(7).


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Vitamin K and Vitamin K-Dependent Proteins by M. J. Shearer Download PDF EPUB FB2

Vitamin K Metabolism and Vitamin K Dependent Proteins Hardcover – January 1, by J. Suttie (Editor)Price: $ This book should be a MANDATORY book that is handed out when Coumadin (warfarin) in prescribed and you MUST know the Levels of Vitamin K in foods. It makes it very easy to look up foods immediately.

I plan to purchase bulk copies of this book and hand them out to Agencies that do the INR testing for people on Coumadin/5(86).

Disease Prevention Osteoporosis. The discovery of vitamin K-dependent proteins in bone has led to research on the role of vitamin K in Vitamin K and Vitamin K-Dependent Proteins book bone health. Vitamin K and bone health: observational studies.

Vitamin K 1: Observational studies have found a relationship between phylloquinone (vitamin K 1) and age-related bone loss (osteoporosis).The Nurses' Health. The generated vitamin K hydroquinone serves as substrate for the enzyme gamma-glutamyl-carboxylase which modifies all vitamin K-dependent proteins, allowing them to bind calcium ions necessary for.

The Anti-coagulant Vitamin K-dependent Factor, Protein S, Alters Endothelium Functions by Regulating Multiple Vascular Permeability Related Signaling Pathways. ISTH Academy.

Benzakour O. 07/18/18; ; PB Topic: Inflammation & Sepsis. The vitamin K–dependent protein family includes the zymogen procoagulant factors VII, IX, X, and prothrombin, and the anticoagulants protein C, protein S, and protein Z (Fig. and Table ).

Except for protein S and protein Z, after cleavage to their active forms these proteins are serine proteases related to the trypsin and.

Vitamin K and its Dependent Proteins. Vitamin K is a lipid-soluble vitamin that was first identified by Henrik Dam in for its anti-hemorrhagic activities.

It was later coined with the letter K for the Danish word Koagulation. It consists of a group of vitamins that may be further classified as vitamin K 1 (VK 1) orphylloquinone; vitamin K 2 (VK 2) ormenaquinone; and vitamin K Cited by:   Periostin, a member of a novel family of vitamin K-dependent proteins, is expressed by mesenchymal stromal cells.

Coutu DL(1), Wu JH, Monette A, Rivard GE, Blostein MD, Galipeau J. Author information: (1)Division of Experimental Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The modification Cited by: The vitamin K-dependent coagulation factors are factors II, VII, IX, X, proteins C and S.

Combined deficiency of the vitamin K-dependent factors may result from missense mutations in the genes for vitamin K reductase (VKORC-1) or gamma-glutamyl carboxylase– These rare autosomal recessive disorders have an estimated incidence of 1.

The most well-known vitamin K-dependent proteins (VKDPs) are the coagulant factors II,VII, IX, and X. Produced by the liver, they are converted into their biologically active forms by the carboxylation of glutamic acid residues, a process requiring vitamin K as a by: Vitamin K‑dependent proteins are located within the bone, heart and blood vessels.

For instance, carboxylated osteocalcin is beneficial for bone and aids the deposition of calcium into the bone matrix.

Carboxylated matrix Gla protein effectively protects blood vessels and may prevent calcification within the vascular by: (This book is a printed edition of the Special Issue Vitamin K and Vitamin K-Dependent Proteins in Relation to Human Health that was published in Nutrients) Download PDF Add this book to My Library.

Vitamin K and vitamin K-dependent proteins Article Literature Review in British Journal of Haematology 75(2) - July with 22 Reads How we measure 'reads'. T1 - Vitamin K-dependent proteins. AU - Nelsestuen, Gary L. AU - Shah, Amit M. AU - Harvey, Stephen B. PY - /12/1. Y1 - /12/1. N2 - Vitamin K is required for the synthesis of γ-carboxyglutamate (Gla) during postribosomal protein modification.

Substrates include blood clotting proteins, vone proteins, cell signaling, and receptor by: Both vitamin K1 and K2 can function as cofactors in the carboxylation process of vitamin K-dependent proteins (VKDPs).

Given this, vitamin K serves as a cofactor for γ-glutamylcarboxylase (GGCX), which catalyzes the Glu residue of Cited by: 7. Vitamin K-dependent proteins (VKDPs) require carboxylation to become biologically active.

Although the coagulant factors are the most well-known VKDPs, there are many others with important physiologic roles. Matrix Gla Protein (MGP) and Growth Arrest Specific Gene 6 (Gas-6) are two particularly important VKDPs, and their roles in vascular Cited by: The vitamin K-dependent proteins.

Corrigan JJ Jr. A new class of proteins has emerged, the so-called vitamin K-dependent calcium binding proteins, which are uniquely characterized by the presence of alpha-carboxyglutamic acid residues. These proteins have been identified in a variety of tissues and body by: Certain vitamin K dependent proteins (VKDPs) act mainly as calcification inhibitors, but their involvement in the onset and progression of CKD are not completely elucidated.

This posttranslational protein modification is the only firmly established biochemical function of vitamin K. The resultant vitamin K-dependent (VKD) proteins, or Gla proteins, are diverse in both structure and function and are found in many cell and tissue types.

Vitamin K-dependent proteins are involved in the regulation of vascular smooth muscle cell migration, apoptosis, and calcification. Vitamin K is a fat-soluble vitamin and be-longs to the.

Vitamin K is reduced by reductase (VKOR) which can do it over and over again in what is called the VKOR cycle. Vitamin K1 dependent proteins are mostly liver based coagulation factors.

Vitamin K2 dependent proteins are mostly outside the liver and generally involved in inhibiting soft tissue calcification.of vitamin K‑dependent proteins had been identified in the human body (2).

Vitamin K is the coenzyme for the glutamate γ‑carboxylase (GGCX) enzyme and promotes the transfor - mation of vitamin K‑dependent protein glutamic acid (Glu) residues to γ‑glutamic acid (Gla) residues (6,7).

Coagulation.These researchers also questioned whether these events involved a classical vitamin K gamma-carboxylation-mediated process; co-culture experiments with warfarin found that these inhibitory effects of vitamin K on NF-κB were independent of vitamin K–dependent protein gamma-carboxylation.

The widely appreciated role of IL-6 in inflammatory Cited by: 1.