factor XIII

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Noun1.factor XIII - in the clotting of blood thrombin catalyzes factor XIII into its active form (fibrinase) which causes fibrin to form a stable clot
clotting factor, coagulation factor - any of the factors in the blood whose actions are essential for blood coagulation
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Factor XIII stabilises the clot by forming intermolecular covalent bonds between fibrin molecules.
Concentrate purchase of clotting factor XIII in the number of 39 000 IU of delivery by the deadline of 07.
In the final step, thrombin-activated factor XIII (FXIIIa) catalyses the formation of crosslinks between fibrin fibres to form an elastic and stable fibrin clot (5).
Objective: To provide a comprehensive literature review on roles of coagulation factor XIII (FXIII) in coagulation, wound healing, neoplasm, bone metabolism, and pregnancy.
In a post on Facebook, the Straight Blast Gym teammate of the featherweight champion revealed he has Factor XIII missing from his blood, meaning he would be unable to pass the promotion's medical requirements.
It converts fibrinogen to fibrin and activates factor XIII, platelets, and smooth muscle constriction (Biologies 2008;2:593-9).
Factor XIII (FXIII) deficiency is a rare (autosomal recessive) genetic disorder which is associated with delayed bleeding symptoms that occur hour or days after trauma.
Factor XIII (FXIII) is one of the main contributors to clot formation in the final stages of coagulation.
The report analyzes the markets for factor XIII concentrates, fibrinogen concentrates, albumins, antithrombins and prothrombin complex concentrates in the US, the top five countries of Europe (the UK, Germany, France, Italy and Spain), and Japan.
Entre otras alteraciones de la cascada de la coagulacion se encuentran la reduccion del fibrinogeno por alteracion en la sintesis hepatica, la disminucion de los factores dependientes de la vitamina K por inhibicion sobre la gamma-carboxilacion de los residuos del acido glutamico y de la epoxido reductasa, la disminucion del factor XIII y la disminucion del factor Von Willebrand (1,2,5,6,11).
These studies include a count of platelets, protein factors, like von Willebrand antigen, factor XIII, factor IX, and a clotting panel (Prothrombin, Partial Prothrombin time, and International Ratio).