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*  Factor X
"Complete amino acid sequence of the light chain of human blood coagulation factor X: evidence for identification of residue 63 ... Factor X, also known by the eponym Stuart-Prower factor, is an enzyme (EC 3.4.21.6) of the coagulation cascade. It is a serine ... Factor X is an enzyme, a serine endopeptidase, which plays a key role at several stages of the coagulation system. Factor X is ... Traditional models of coagulation developed in the 1960s envisaged two separate cascades, the extrinsic (tissue factor (TF)) ...
*  Thrombomodulin
Adler M, Seto MH, Nitecki DE, Lin JH, Light DR, Morser J (Oct 1995). "The structure of a 19-residue fragment from the C-loop of ... It reduces blood coagulation by converting thrombin to an anticoagulant enzyme from a procoagulant enzyme. Thrombomodulin is ... Van de Wouwer M, Collen D, Conway EM (Aug 2004). "Thrombomodulin-protein C-EPCR system: integrated to regulate coagulation and ... Bajzar L, Morser J, Nesheim M (Jul 1996). "TAFI, or plasma procarboxypeptidase B, couples the coagulation and fibrinolytic ...
*  Thrombin time
Whole blood is taken with either citrate or oxalate additive (if using the vacutainer system, this is a light blue top tube). ... It is used to diagnose blood coagulation disorders and to assess the effectiveness of fibrinolytic therapy. This test is ... Clot formation is detected optically or mechanically by a coagulation instrument. The time between the addition of the thrombin ... As with other coagulation assays, the tube must not be over- or under-filled in order to ensure the correct anticoagulant-to- ...
*  Eclampsia
Also, an activation of the coagulation cascade may lead to microthrombi formation, which can further impair blood flow. Thirdly ... The Greek noun "ἐκλαμψία", eklampsía, denotes a "light burst"; metaphorically, in this context, "sudden occurrence." The New ... Other investigations include: renal function test (RFT), liver function tests (LFT), coagulation screen, 24-hour urine ... bright light causes discomfort) Abdominal pain Either in the epigastric region (the center of the abdomen above the navel, or ...
*  Discovery and development of direct Xa inhibitors
Blood coagulation is a complex process by which the blood forms clots. It is an essential part of hemostasis and works by ... FXa consists of 254 amino acid catalytic domain and is also linked to a 142 amino acid light chain. The chain contains both GLA ... Factors IIa, Xa, VIIa, IXa and XIa are all proteolytic enzymes that have a specific role in the coagulation cascade. Factor Xa ... Heparin targets multiple factors in the blood coagulation cascade, one of them being FXa. At first, it had many side effects ...
*  Cryptosporidium
Ultraviolet light treatment at relatively low doses will inactivate Cryptosporidium. Water Research Foundation-funded research ... Direct filtration, which is typically used to treat water with low particulate levels, includes coagulation and filtration but ...
*  Factor V
... (pronounced factor five) is a protein of the coagulation system, rarely referred to as proaccelerin or labile factor. ... On activation, factor V is spliced in two chains (heavy and light chain with molecular masses of 110000 and 73000, respectively ... In contrast to most other coagulation factors, it is not enzymatically active but functions as a cofactor. Deficiency leads to ... Factor Va is degraded by activated protein C, one of the principal physiological inhibitors of coagulation. In the presence of ...
*  Multiple electrode aggregometry
light transmission aggregometry". International Journal of Laboratory Hematology. 37 (2015 Aug;37(4)): 503-508. doi:10.1111/ ... ISBN 978-3-319-24795-3. Marcucci, Carlo; Schoettker, Patrick (17 September 2014). Perioperative Hemostasis: Coagulation for ... Awidi, A; Maqablah, A; Dweik, M; Bsoul, N; Abu-Khader, A (2009). "Comparison of platelet aggregation using light transmission ...
*  Factor XI
Like many other coagulation factors, it is a serine protease. In humans, Factor XI is encoded by the F11 gene. Factor XI (FXI) ... "Solution structure of the A4 domain of factor XI sheds light on the mechanism of zymogen activation". Proceedings of the ... Factor XI or plasma thromboplastin antecedent is the zymogen form of factor XIa, one of the enzymes of the coagulation cascade ... McMullen BA, Fujikawa K, Davie EW (Feb 1991). "Location of the disulfide bonds in human coagulation factor XI: the presence of ...
*  Esophagogastroduodenoscopy
Endoscope Non-coaxial optic fiber system to carry light to the tip of the endoscope A chip camera at the tip of the endoscope ... treatment with argon plasma coagulation Endoscopic image of Barrett's esophagus, which is the area of red mucosa projecting ... Left column: Normal light. Right column: computed image enhanced (FICE). First row: Normal. Second row: Acetate stained. Third ... light to transmit in the body to deliver the video signal to the processor to show the live image on the monitor Stack Light ...
*  Meningitis
Disseminated intravascular coagulation, the excessive activation of blood clotting, may obstruct blood flow to organs and ... This may be noticed by a decreasing level of consciousness, loss of the pupillary light reflex, and abnormal posturing. The ... Other symptoms include confusion or altered consciousness, vomiting, and an inability to tolerate light or loud noises. Young ... Other signs commonly associated with meningitis include photophobia (intolerance to bright light) and phonophobia (intolerance ...
*  Prostacyclin
PKA then continues the cascade by promoting the phosphorylation of the myosin light chain kinase, which inhibits it and leads ... leading to platelet activation and subsequent coagulation). PGI2 also binds to endothelial prostacyclin receptors and in the ...
*  Antithrombin III deficiency
It is a rare hereditary disorder that generally comes to light when a patient suffers recurrent venous thrombosis and pulmonary ... Heparin enhances ATIII activity and neutralizes "activated serine protease coagulation factors." Patients with ATIII deficiency ...
*  Wilderness-acquired diarrhea
Ultraviolet (UV) light for water disinfection is well established and widely used for large applications, like municipal water ... the best protection may require a two-step process of either filtration or coagulation-flocculation, followed by halogenation. ... Water can be treated in the wilderness through filtering, chemical disinfectants, a portable ultraviolet light device, ...
*  Electrocoagulation
Coagulation can be achieved by a chemical coagulant or by electrical methods. Alum [Al2(SO4)3.18H2O] is such a chemical ... ultraviolet light and a range of gases and reactants to achieve so-called Advanced Oxidation Processes for refractory or ... Coagulation is one of the most important physio-chemical reactions used in water treatment. Ions (heavy metals) and colloids ( ... The mechanism of coagulation has been the subject of continual review. It is generally accepted[citation needed] that ...
*  Venipuncture
... light blue) 3. No additive/ Silica clot activator (red and black stripped or gold SST), (red) 4. Lithium Heparin (Light Green ... Sodium Citrate is the anticoagulant used in specimens collected for coagulation tests. The majority of chemistry and immunology ... another specialty tube is an opaque amber colored tube used to collect blood for light sensitive analytes, such as bilirubin. ...
*  Duffy antigen system
Pruenster M, Rot A (2006). "Throwing light on DARC". Biochem. Soc. Trans. 34 (Pt 6): 1005-8. doi:10.1042/BST0341005. PMID ... "Racial differences in endotoxin-induced tissue factor-triggered coagulation". J. Thromb. Haemost. 7 (4): 634-40. doi:10.1111/j. ... Zijlstra A, Quigley JP (September 2006). "The DARC side of metastasis: shining a light on KAI1-mediated metastasis suppression ... Pruenster M, Rot A (2007). "Throwing light on DARC". Biochem. Soc. Trans. 34 (Pt 6): 1005-8. doi:10.1042/BST0341005. PMID ...
*  Human viruses in water
Ultraviolet light (UV) is the light in sunlight and can inactivate viruses by causing cross-linking of the nucleotides in the ... coagulation and flocculation, sedimentation, filtration, and disinfection. The first three stages remove mainly dirt and larger ... Ozone and UV light can also be used to treat large volumes of water to remove pathogens. The quality of drinking water is ... Visible light can also affect virus survival by a process called photodynamic inactivation but the length and intensity of the ...
*  Helminths
Helminth ova cannot be inactivated with chlorine, UV light or ozone (in the latter case at least not with economical doses ... filtration or coagulation-flocculation are employed. Therefore, waste stabilization ponds (lagoons), storage bassins, ...
*  Polymer adsorption
Heparin is a polymer coating that interacts with thrombin to prevent coagulation. Heparin has been shown to suppress platelet ... embedded within a layer of light polymer matrix material. FRPs have great resistance against environmental exposure and great ...
*  Palmero cheese
The coagulation usually takes about 45 minutes, after which the curd is cut into small grains to facilitate the drainage of the ... The colour can vary from a pale beige-cream to light or medium brown, depending on the maturity and smoking method. Palmero ... The flavour is clean and characteristic of goat milk and a natural coagulation with a slight acidity and slight saltiness. The ...
*  Thrombus
They appear grey-red with alternating light and dark lines (known as lines of Zahn) which represent bands of fibrin (lighter) ... A thrombus, colloquially called a blood clot, is the final product of the blood coagulation step in hemostasis. There are two ... This is due to excessive consumption of coagulation factors and subsequent activation of fibrinolysis using all of the body's ... Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) involves widespread microthrombi formation throughout the majority of the blood ...
*  Cataract
Symptoms may include faded colors, blurry vision, halos around light, trouble with bright lights, and trouble seeing at night. ... Finally, electric and heat injuries denature and whiten the lens as a result of direct protein coagulation. This same process ... Because light becomes more focused toward the back of the lens, they can cause disproportionate symptoms for their size. An ... Ultraviolet light, specifically UVB, has been shown to cause cataracts, and some evidence indicates sunglasses worn at an early ...
*  Organic molecular tracers
... and lighter n-alkanes from brake wear. Chemical analysis of ambient and source samples is performed using gas chromatography- ... which are created through condensation and coagulation of mainly combustion and biological sources. Samples have been analyzed ...
*  Cerium
The primary decay mode of the isotopes lighter than 140Ce is inverse beta decay or electron capture to isotopes of lanthanum, ... and risk of blood coagulation. Cerium nitrate is an effective topical antimicrobial treatment for third-degree burns, although ... Six years later, he discovered that pure thorium oxide produced a much better, though blue, light, and that mixing it with ... It provides pigments with light fastness and prevents clear polymers from darkening in sunlight. Television glass plates are ...
*  Coronary artery disease
Hemostatic factors: High levels of fibrinogen and coagulation factor VII are associated with an increased risk of CAD. Low ... PMC 4311268 . Aziz, S (2005). "Chronic total occlusions-a stiff challenge requiring a major breakthrough: is there light at the ...
*  Orostachys japonica
Suitable for: light sandy and loamy soils, prefers well-drained soil and can grow in nutritionally poor soil. Suitable pH: acid ... In Korea, they are used in the treatment of cancer, gingivitis, coagulation and metritis. Medicinal Plants In the Republic of ... It grows well in a sunny or semi-shaded(light woodland) location with a well-drained and moist soil that is low in nutrients. ...