factor X

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  • noun

Synonyms for factor X

coagulation factor that is converted to an enzyme that converts prothrombin to thrombin in a reaction that depends on calcium ions and other coagulation factors

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A more specific evaluation involves measuring heparin in blood by quantifying its inhibition of coagulation factor Xa (3).
Slough, United Kingdom) has patented a DNA sequence coding for a cleavage site which is specifically cleaved by blood coagulation Factor Xa, a vector containing such a sequence, and a host organism transformed with such a vector.
The additional program covers the development and commercialization of inhibitors of coagulation Factor Xa, a key enzyme in the blood clotting process.
Bayer Schering Pharma, Xarelto - An orally available active direct inhibitor of coagulation Factor Xa.
Org 42675 and Org 217609 display a new and original dual mechanism of action, combining blood coagulation factor Xa inhibition and thrombin inhibition.