Recombinant Hirudin

The last decade has been characterised by the development of several anticoagulation methods as alternatives to the heparins. One of these is the antithrombin hirudin, which is now available on a large scale in the recombinant form. The application of hirudin as an anticoagulant in haemodialysis has been complicated by the decrease of its clearance in… CONTINUE READING