The Sequential Process in Which the Multiple Coagulation Factors of the Blood Interact Ultimately Resulting in the Formation of an Insoluble Fibrin Clot; It May Be Divided Into Three Stages: Stage 1 the Formation of Intrinsic and Extrinsic Prothrombin Converting Principle; Stage 2 the Formation of Thrombin; Stage 3 the Formation of Stable Fibrin Polymers.
The Space External to the Outermost Structure of a Cell. For Cells Without External Protective or External Encapsulating Structures This Refers to Space Outside of the Plasma Membrane. This Term Covers the Host Cell Environment Outside an Intracellular Parasite.
A Membrane Bounded Vesicle That Is Released Into the Extracellular Region by Fusion of the Limiting Endosomal Membrane of a Multivesicular Body with the Plasma Membrane. Extracellular Exosomes Also Simply Called Exosomes Have a Diameter of About 40 100 Nm.
Stops Prevents or Reduces the Activity of Serine Type Endopeptidases Enzymes That Catalyze the Hydrolysis of Nonterminal Peptide Bonds in a Polypeptide Chain; a Serine Residue (and a Histidine Residue) Are At the Active Center of the Enzyme.
Interacting Selectively and Non Covalently with Heparin Any Member of a Group of Glycosaminoglycans Found Mainly As an Intracellular Component of Mast Cells and Which Consist Predominantly of Alternating Alpha (1 >4) Linked D Galactose and N Acetyl D Glucosamine 6 Sulfate Residues.