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Apabetalone (RVX-208) has been shown to downregulate multiple components of the complement and coagulation pathways both in vitro, in vivo and in the plasma of select patients treated with RVX-208 (from the ASSURE clinical trial).
1) Thrombin, one of the main players in clot formation, acts in the blood coagulation pathway for clot formation and stabilization by activating factors XI, VIII, V, and by converting fibrinogen to fibrin.
Thus, the coagulation factor IX is one of critical components of the blood coagulation pathways, and its deficiency causes hemophilia B [2].
Evaluation of the coagulation pathways relies on four relative simple tests: the activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT), prothrombin time (PT), thrombin time (TT), and fibrinogen assays (57-61).