procoagulant


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procoagulant

 [pro″co-ag´u-lant]
1. tending to promote coagulation.
2. a precursor of a natural substance necessary to coagulation of the blood.

procoagulant

(prō′kō-ăg′yə-lənt)
n.
1. The precursor of any of various blood factors necessary for coagulation.
2. An agent that promotes the coagulation of blood.

procoagulant

adjective Favoring coagulation; referring to activation of coagulation factors noun Any agent–eg, thrombin, factor Xa, which clots blood
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Procoagulant expression in platelets and defects leading to clinical disorders.
Procoagulant stress reactivity and recovery in apparently healthy men with systolic and diastolic hypertension.
John's Wort Decreased effect Stimulation of cytochrome 2C9, which is responsible for metabolizing a major warfarin racemate Acerola/Vitamin C Antagonistic effect Excessive amounts of vitamin C associated with a procoagulant effect Fish Oils Synergistic effect Presumably through a decrease in platelet aggregation * Condensed from Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database, 2001 Table 4.
Its powerful activity is linked to the presence of a pentasaccharidic sequence which catalyses the activity of circulating inhibitors of the procoagulant enzymatic sites generated during the activation of the coagulation system, resulting for instance in a fast neutralization of thrombin.
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This new formulation is manufactured using a caprylate chromatography process, which significantly reduces procoagulant activity and product impurities such as IgG aggregates.
In conjunction, the company's new formulation is manufactured using a sophisticated caprylate chromatography process, which reduces procoagulant activity and product impurities.
[7] Procoagulant activity has been shown to be associated with stage of the disease.
Our results are consistent with a previous study conducted by EwaStepien et al.3 They specifically observed that tissue-factor bearing PDMPs (CD42/CD142) were increased in patients of AMI, suggesting procoagulant state in AMI.
Circulating procoagulant microparticles (MPs) are small membrane vesicles that are derived from different cells (e.g., platelets, endothelial cells, leukocytes, lymphocytes, and erythrocytes) in response to activation, injury, and/or apoptosis [47].