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Ligand Summary
A proteolytic enzyme in the serine protease family found in many tissues which converts PLASMINOGEN to FIBRINOLYSIN. It has fibrin-binding activity and is immunologically different from UROKINASE-TYPE PLASMINOGEN ACTIVATOR. The primary sequence, composed of 527 amino acids, is identical in both the naturally occurring and synthetic proteases. Is currently clinical tested as treatment for COVID-19 patients.
Synonyms & Links
DrugCentral: 5141
LyCHI:  alteplase

Target Activities