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Medical Term:

plasminogen activator inhibitor, type 1


A serine protease inhibitor of fibrinolysis by inhibiting the activity of tissue plasminogen activator. It is primarily produced by endothelial cells.

Synonym(s): serpin E1, endothelial plasminogen activator inhibitor

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