Measurement of factor XIII activity in plasma É

  title={Measurement of factor XIII activity in plasma {\'E}},
  author={va Katona},
  • va Katona
  • Published 2012
Coagulation factor XIII (FXIII) is converted by thrombin and Ca 2 + into an active transglutaminase (FXIIIa) in the fi nal phase of coagulation cascade. Its main function is the mechanical stabilization of fi brin clot and its protection from fi brinolysis by cross-linking of fi brin chains and α 2 -plasmin inhibitor to fi brin. In non-substituted patients… CONTINUE READING