Activase


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Synonyms for Activase

a thrombolytic agent (trade name Activase) that causes fibrinolysis at the site of a blood clot

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Artuso adds that the Activase injection treats only the ischemic, not the hemorrhagic, stroke.
Crystallization will allow researchers to study the activase protein more closely, to visualize its structure and possibly manipulate its sequence so that it doesn't unravel at higher temperatures.
Arid-Land Agricultural Research Center, has teamed with Rebekka Wachter, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry at Arizona State University, and Nathan Henderson, her postdoctoral research associate, to crystallize rubisco activase.
For one thing, the company's $2,200-a-dose price for Activase puts it on a collision course with efforts to cut spiraling U.
Fifteen years after its approval, recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (rt-PA; alteplase [Genentech's Activase, other brands]) remains the only pharmacological therapy approved for the acute treatment of ischemic stroke in all markets under study.
Medicines forecasted and discussed include Plavix, Lovenox, Xarelto, Pradaxa, Activase, Effient, Aspirin Cardio and Pletal.
Crafts-Brandner of the ARS Western Cotton Research Laboratory began studying the properties of rubisco activase, a plant enzyme that helps photosynthesis work properly.
For TNKase and Activase full prescribing information in the U.
2 million of Activase sales in the third quarter of 1999.
under the brand name Activase, is widely used to treat heart attacks.
Given the high rate of pipeline attrition in this market, investigators also remain focused on improving the utility of recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (rt-PA; alteplase [Genentech's Activase, Boehringer Ingelheim's Actilyse, Kyowa Hakko Kirin's Activacin, Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma's Grtpa]), the current standard of care in acute ischemic stroke, through new research, including the use of advanced imaging to expand the treatment window beyond the currently-accepted 4.
Assess products including these: -- Plavix -- Lovenox -- Pradaxa -- Xarelto -- Activase -- Effient.
Now, however, findings from the meticulous investigations of ARS scientists shed new light on the pivotal role of another enzyme, known as rubisco activase.
Sales of Activase decreased due to a decline in the overall size of the acute myocardial infarction market due to mechanical reperfusion and continued competition.