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urokinase

[‚yu̇r·ə′kī‚nās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme, present in human urine, that catalyzes the conversion of plasminogen to plasmin.
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These factors include results of current or pending research and development activities, the potential commercial opportunity represented by Abbokinase, the potential use of data and clinical results for recombinant urokinase and recombinant pro-urokinase for submission to the Food and Drug Administration and other regulatory authorities, and the company's success in entering into suitable arrangements with GPOs and remaining on current formularies.
The new company's business will include: medication delivery systems, such as electronic drug-delivery systems, infusion therapy and critical care products; generic pharmaceuticals, including acute-care injectables and other generic anesthetics; and other businesses, including intensive care pharmaceuticals such as Precedex, Abbokinase and Corlopam, as well as contract manufacturing.
We were one of the first companies to identify generic biopharmaceuticals as an emerging industry and our Company expects to get approval for marketing ThromboClear, our lead product -- the first generic version of Abbott Laboratories' Abbokinase in 2004.