antihemophilic factor

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antihemophilic factor

[¦an·tē‚hē·mə′fil·ik ‚fak·tər]
(biochemistry)
A soluble protein clotting factor in mammalian blood. Also known as factor VIII; thromboplastinogen.
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A letter from Terry Tenbrusel, the vice president of sales and marketing for Bayer's biological products area, stated that because hospitals and hemophilia treatment centers will now have access to Kogenate FS, "product will be available for emergency use.
Aventis Behring issues its version of Kogenate FS under the name Helixate FS, but it is the same product and manufactured by Bayer.
Kogenate FS is contraindicated in patients who have manifested life-threatening immediate hypersensitivity reactions, including anaphylaxis, to the product or its components, including mouse or hamster proteins.
The Kogenate FS with BIO-SET Free Trial Program is another example of our commitment to advancing the state of hemophilia care," said Terry Tenbrunsel, Vice President, U.
The Kogenate FS with BIO-SET Free Trial Program is a special one-time offer for individuals living with hemophilia A in the United States.