coagulation coagulation  /koʊ ˈæɡ jə ˈleɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the process of forming semisolid lumps in a liquid

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Congenital coagulation disorder; Consumptive coagulopathy; Disseminated intravascular coagulation; Increased gamma globulin proteins may indicate: Multiple myeloma.
  2. Normal blood coagulation is a complex process involving as many as 20 different proteins in blood plasma, which are known as blood coagulation factors.
  3. This is called the coagulation cascade.

News

  1. Diagnostic to assess clotting disorders in surgery raises new capital

    A medical device company has raised nearly $1.3 million to advance a diagnostic to detect life-threatening bleeding and blood clots, according to a Form D filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. HemoSonics‘ Point of Care Analyzer evaluates the systems that manage clotting: platelets, coagulation factors, fibrinogen and fibrinolytic proteins. The device is being [...]
    on June 12, 2013     Source: MedCity News

  2. Research and Markets: Coagulation Self-Testing Devices, Markets, Players and Prospects

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Coagulation Self-Testing Devices, Markets, Players and Prosp
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  • Commenting on the agreement, Brendan Farrell, CEO of Trinity Biotech, said, "The addition of the ABI HPF4 product is a natural fit to our well established coagulation and point-of-care portfolio. We see great synergies for our sales and marketing...
    on Jun 26, 2008 By: St Brendan Source: Market Wire (press release)

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