plasmin

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inactive form of plasmin that occurs in plasma and is converted to plasmin by organic solvents plasminogen
protease produced in the kidney that converts plasminogen to plasmin and so initiates fibrinolysis plasminogen activator , urokinase
enzyme produced by some strains of streptococcus that can liquefy blood clots by converting plasminogen to plasmin; used medicinally in some cases of myocardial infarction and pulmonary embolism streptokinase
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