plasminogen activator

noun

Medical Definition of plasminogen activator

: any of a group of substances (as urokinase) that convert plasminogen to plasmin — see tissue plasminogen activator

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“Plasminogen activator.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/plasminogen%20activator. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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