Definitions for factor viiia
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word factor viiia
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Activated form of factor VIII. The B-domain of factor VIII is proteolytically cleaved by thrombin to form factor VIIIa. Factor VIIIa exists as a non-covalent dimer in a metal-linked (probably calcium) complex and functions as a cofactor in the enzymatic activation of factor X by factor IXa. Factor VIIIa is similar in structure and generation to factor Va.
Find a translation for the factor viiia definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these factor viiia definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"factor viiia." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 3 Sep. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/factor viiia>.