antihaemophilic factor

noun
a coagulation factor (trade name Hemofil) whose absence is associated with hemophilia A
Usage Domain: ↑trade name (for: ↑Hemofil)
Hypernyms: ↑coagulation factor, ↑clotting factor

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  • antihaemophilic factor VIII — See: antihaemophilic globulin …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • Factor VIII — antihaemophilic factor a coagulation factor normally present in blood. Deficiency of the factor, which is inherited by males from their mothers, results in haemophilia A. See also: von Willebrand s disease …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • antihaemophilic globulin — noun a coagulation factor (trade name Hemofil) whose absence is associated with hemophilia A • Syn: ↑antihemophilic factor, ↑antihaemophilic factor, ↑antihemophilic globulin, ↑factor VIII, ↑Hemofil • Usage Domain: ↑trade name ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • factor VIII — noun a coagulation factor (trade name Hemofil) whose absence is associated with hemophilia A • Syn: ↑antihemophilic factor, ↑antihaemophilic factor, ↑antihemophilic globulin, ↑antihaemophilic globulin, ↑Hemofil • Usage Domain: ↑trade name …   Useful english dictionary

  • Factor VIII — Coagulation factor VIII, procoagulant component PDB rendering based on 1d7p …   Wikipedia

  • antihaemophilic globulin — Abbreviation: AHG One of the blood clotting factors, a soluble protein that causes the fibrin matrix of a blood clot to form. Used as a treatment for haemophilia, AHG is usually obtained from genetically engineered cell cultures. Synonym:… …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • clotting factor — noun any of the factors in the blood whose actions are essential for blood coagulation • Syn: ↑coagulation factor • Hypernyms: ↑plasma protein • Hyponyms: ↑fibrinogen, ↑factor I, ↑prothrombin, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • coagulation factor — noun any of the factors in the blood whose actions are essential for blood coagulation • Syn: ↑clotting factor • Hypernyms: ↑plasma protein • Hyponyms: ↑fibrinogen, ↑factor I, ↑prothrombin, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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