factor VII


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Noun1.factor VII - a coagulation factor formed in the kidney under the influence of vitamin K
clotting factor, coagulation factor - any of the factors in the blood whose actions are essential for blood coagulation
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Seven papers from authors around the world cover a variety of issues including paediatric transplantation, perioperative care of the living donor and recipient in Japan, the use of recombinant activated factor VII in liver transplantation, portopulmonary hypertension and hepatopulmonary syndrome, renal failure in end-stage liver disease, supportive care after brain death for the donor candidate, antifibrinolytics, metabolic issues in liver transplantation and immunosuppressive agents.
The testing starts with a full lipid panel, then continues with a battery of biochemical tests, including those that screen for abnormalities in platelet aggregation and in levels of lipoprotein A (Lp[a]), homocysteine, insulin, fibrinogen, C-reactive protein, and factor VII.
After each repast, researchers measured concentrations of coagulation factor VII (FVII), a protein that triggers production of a clotting agent in the blood.
Initial in vivo studies on one of these novel nanoparticles showed silencing of hepatocyte-specific Factor VII in a pre-clinical model.
Recombinant activated factor VII (rFVIIa) has been used 'off licence' to successfully treat bleeding and reduce transfusion requirements in complex cardiac surgery.
Concentrations of the following markers were determined as described previously (8,10): apoB, total cholesterol, apoAI, HDL, triglycerides, LDL peak particle diameter, glucose, insulin, body mass index (BMI), plasminogen activator inhibitor-1, lipoprotein(a), C-reactive protein (CRP), von Willebrand factor antigen, fibrinogen, D-dimer, factor VII, and factor VIIa.
Thrombogenic blood assays included hemostatic factors--D-dimer; fibrinogen; factor VII, factor VIIa, von Willebrand factor; and plasminogen activator inhibitor-1--lipid factors--cholesterol, triglycerides, HDL cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, lipoprotein(a), apo A-1, and apo B--and insulin.
For example, women taking both hormones had lower blood concentrations of a clotting factor called Factor VII.
Active ingredient and quantity: Coagulation factor ii 400-960 iu / vial coagulation factor vii 200-500 iu / vial coagulation factor ix 400-620 iu / vial coagulation factor x 440-1,200 iu / vial other active ingredients: Protein c 300-900 iu / vial and protein s 240-760 iu / vial pharmaceutical form: Vial packaging conditions: Unit dose maximum unit price: 153 eur / vial (taxes not included) number of units planned: 450 vials estimated maximum budget: Eur 68 850 (first year of contract).
Coagulation factor VII (FVII) is a vitamin K-dependent protease that plays a key role in the initiation of the activation of the blood coagulation cascade.
Recombinant activated factor VII (rFVIIa) is a powerful prohaemostatic agent that theoretically predisposes to thrombosis after peripheral vascular surgery.