aprotinin

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Related to Bovine pancreatic trypsin inhibitor: Leupeptin, Pancreatic Secretory Trypsin Inhibitor

a·pro·ti·nin

 (ā-prōt′n-ĭn, ă-prōt′-)
n.
A polypeptide obtained from bovine lungs that is a protease inhibitor and has been used to reduce bleeding in patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass surgery. It was largely withdrawn from the market in 2007 because of safety concerns.

[a- + prot(e)in(ase) + -in.]
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The structure of form II crystals of bovine pancreatic trypsin inhibitor was also determined using a joint refinement using both the neutron and x-ray data (16).
Another ongoing structure determination at this time was of a new crystal form, form III, of bovine pancreatic trypsin inhibitor (26).
Sjolin, Structure of Bovine Pancreatic Trypsin Inhibitor. Results of Joint Neutron and X-ray Refinement of Crystal Form II, J.
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