thrombokinase


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Related to thrombokinase: prothrombin, thromboplastin

thrombokinase

[¦thräm·bō′kī‚nās]
(biochemistry)
A proteolytic enzyme in blood plasma that, together with thromboplastin, calcium, and factor V, converts prothrombin to thrombin.
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