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Urokinase-Type Plasminogen Activator

"Urokinase-Type Plasminogen Activator" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A proteolytic enzyme that converts PLASMINOGEN to FIBRINOLYSIN where the preferential cleavage is between ARGININE and VALINE. It was isolated originally from human URINE, but is found in most tissues of most VERTEBRATES.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Urokinase-Type Plasminogen Activator" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Urokinase-Type Plasminogen Activator" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 161 publications over 29 distinct years, with a maximum of 15 publications in 1995 and 1996 and 1997
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