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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Esperoct, the brand name for turoctocog alfa pegol, N8-GP, is indicated for prophylaxis and on-demand treatment of bleeding, as well as for surgical procedures in adolescents and adults with haemophilia A (congenital factor VIII deficiency).
Global health care company Novo Nordisk A/S (CPH:NOVOB) announced on Friday the adoption by the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP), under the European Medicines Agency (EMA), of a positive opinion for the use of Esperoct (turoctocog alfa pegol, N8-GP) recommending marketing authorisation for the treatment of adolescents and adults with haemophilia A.