Plasmin Plas"min, n. (Physiol. Chem.) A proteid body, separated by some physiologists from blood plasma. It is probably identical with fibrinogen. [1913 Webster]

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  • Plasmin — Masse/Länge Primärstruktur 791 = 561+230 Aminosäuren …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • plasmin — plasmin. См. плазмин. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Plasmin — ⇒ Fibrinolyse …   Deutsch wörterbuch der biologie

  • plasmin — [plaz′min] n. [ PLASM(A) + IN1] a proteolytic enzyme, derived from substances in the blood plasma, that slowly dissolves blood clots …   English World dictionary

  • plasmin — A serine proteinase hydrolyzing peptides and esters of l arginine and l lysine and converting fibrin to soluble products; occurs in plasma as the precursor plasminogen (profibrinolysin) and is activated to p. by organic solvents, which remove an… …   Medical dictionary

  • Plasmin — ) present in blood that degrades many blood plasma proteins, most notable, fibrin clots. The degradation of fibrin is termed fibrinolysis.FunctionsIt is a serine protease that is released as plasminogen from the liver into the circulation and… …   Wikipedia

  • plasmin — fibrinolysin; n. an enzyme that digests the protein fibrin. Its function is the dissolution of blood clots (see fibrinolysis). Plasmin is not normally present in the blood but exists as an inactive precursor, plasminogen …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • plasmin — plazminas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Kraujo fibriną skaidantis proteolitinis fermentas. atitikmenys: angl. fibrinolysin; plasmin rus. плазмин; фибринолизин ryšiai: sinonimas – fibrinolizinas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • plasmin — noun Date: circa 1866 a proteolytic enzyme that dissolves the fibrin of blood clots …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • plasmin — (= fibrinolysin) Trypsin like serine protease that is responsible for digesting fibrin in blood clots. Generated from plasminogen by the action of another protease, plasminogen activator. Also acts on activated Hagemann factor and on complement …   Dictionary of molecular biology

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