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Plasminogen

plasminogen

(Science: enzyme) The inactive precursor of plasmin.


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Question about the coagulation cascade

... heparin can inhibit XIIa conversion while increasing TPA. I am asking all this because I don't care about coagulation (at all) but I do care about plasminogen activation so I need to understand what does, and does not, get in the way of plasminogen to plasmin activation.

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by Hodag
Sun Jan 03, 2010 12:26 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Question about the coagulation cascade
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The Fiber Disease

... and fibrinolytic activities from V. vulnificus ATCC 29307. vEP could cleave various blood clotting-associated proteins such as prothrombin, plasminogen, fibrinogen, and factor Xa, and the cleavage could be stimulated by addition of 1 mM Mn2+ in the reaction. The cleavage of prothrombin produced ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Thu Oct 26, 2006 12:47 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... and have already been persuaded to express and secrete a number of eukaryotic gene products, including insulin, human growth factor, human tissue plasminogen activator (used to dissolve blood clots), bovine chymosin (an enzyme used in cheese-making), and amylase and cellulase enzymes (see Chapters ...

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by tamtam
Wed Jul 12, 2006 5:13 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Views: 4993813


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