factor X

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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).
Enoxaparin also has a small pharmacologic advantage over dalteparin, at least in theory Enoxaparin has the lowest weight of all of the low-molecular-weight heparins that have been made so far; it also has the highest activity against coagulation factor Xa, the clotting factor that heparin targets.
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.
This option covers a program for development and commercialization of inhibitors of coagulation Factor Xa, a key enzyme in the blood-clotting process.