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Chemical Prekallikrein

Name Prekallikrein
CAS Type 1 Name Kallikreinogen
Equivalent Terms Factor, Fletcher | Fletcher Factor | Kallikreinogen | Plasma Prokallikrein | Plasma Prokallikrein A | Prokallikrein A, Plasma | Prokallikrein, Plasma
CAS Registry Number 9055-02-1
Definition A plasma protein which is the precursor of kallikrein. Plasma that is deficient in prekallikrein has been found to be abnormal in thromboplastin formation, kinin generation, evolution of a permeability globulin, and plasmin formation. The absence of prekallikrein in plasma leads to Fletcher factor deficiency, a congenital disease.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D011288
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Prekallikrein
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