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alpha-2-Antiplasmin

"alpha-2-Antiplasmin" 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 member of the serpin superfamily found in plasma that inhibits the lysis of fibrin clots which are induced by plasminogen activator. It is a glycoprotein, molecular weight approximately 70,000 that migrates in the alpha 2 region in immunoelectrophoresis. It is the principal plasmin inactivator in blood, rapidly forming a very stable complex with plasmin.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "alpha-2-Antiplasmin" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "alpha-2-Antiplasmin" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 13 publications over 8 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 1990
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.