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Fibrin

Definition(s)

A protein derived from fibrinogen in the presence of thrombin, which forms part of the blood clot.

Definition from: MeSH via Unified Medical Language SystemThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. at the National Library of Medicine

A white insoluble fibrous protein formed from fibrinogen by the action of thrombin especially in the clotting of blood.

Definition from: Merriam-Webster's Medical DictionaryThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. by Merriam-Webster Inc.

See also Understanding Medical Terminology.

 
Published: October 20, 2014