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Noun: tissue plasminogen activator
  1. A thrombolytic agent (trade name Activase) that causes fibrinolysis at the site of a blood clot; used in treating acute myocardial infarction
    - Activase

Derived forms: tissue plasminogen activators

Type of: clot buster, thrombolytic, thrombolytic agent

Encyclopedia: Tissue plasminogen activator