Definitions for fibrinolysinˌfaɪ brəˈnɒl ə sɪn
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
fi•bri•nol•y•sinˌfaɪ brəˈnɒl ə sɪn(n.)
Origin of fibrinolysin:
an enzyme that dissolves the fibrin of blood clots
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A product of the lysis of plasminogen (profibrinolysin) by PLASMINOGEN activators. It is composed of two polypeptide chains, light (B) and heavy (A), with a molecular weight of 75,000. It is the major proteolytic enzyme involved in blood clot retraction or the lysis of fibrin and quickly inactivated by antiplasmins.
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