fibrin

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protein present in blood plasma; converts to fibrin when blood clots factor I , fibrinogen
in the clotting of blood thrombin catalyzes factor XIII into its active form (fibrinase) which causes fibrin to form a stable clot factor XIII , fibrinase
enzyme that dissolves the fibrin of blood clots fibrinolysin , plasmin
normal ongoing process that dissolves fibrin and results in the removal of small blood clots fibrinolysis
peptide released from the amino end of fibrinogen by the action of thrombin to form fibrin during clotting of the blood fibrinopeptide
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