antihemophilic factor


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an·ti·he·mo·phil·ic factor

 (ăn′tē-hē′mə-fĭl′ĭk, ăn′tī-)
n. Abbr. AHF
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Noun1.antihemophilic factor - a coagulation factor (trade name Hemofil) whose absence is associated with hemophilia Aantihemophilic factor - a coagulation factor (trade name Hemofil) whose absence is associated with hemophilia A
clotting factor, coagulation factor - any of the factors in the blood whose actions are essential for blood coagulation
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CryoCheck (Precision Biologicals) was the factor VIII calibrator used for donor samples, and US Standard Antihemophilic Factor Mega 1 was used as the calibrator for Cryo.
Smith, the plaintiff in the case, sued several manufacturers of Antihemophilic Factor Concentrate (AFT) after he became infected with acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS).
About ADYNOVATE ADYNOVATE, [Antihemophilic Factor (Recombinant), PEGylated], is a human antihemophilic factor indicated in adolescent and adult patients (12 years and older) with hemophilia A (congenital factor VIII deficiency) for:
The recombinant antihemophilic factor replaces the substance missing in the blood of 1 in every 7,500 males who suffer from inherited hemophilia.
The pharmacokinetics of rVIII-SingleChain compared with recombinant human antihemophilic factor VIII (octocog alfa) were also studied.

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