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The proteolytic activity and fibrinolytic activity of Synadenium grantii latex enzyme compared to streptokinase and these findings were documented.
Streptokinase is a bacterial protein from beta haemolytic E.
Cholesterol embolization syndrome: occurrence after intravenous streptokinase therapy for myocardial infarction.
Cost-effectiveness of thrombolytic therapy with tissue plasminogen activator as compared with streptokinase for acute myocardial infarction, N Engl J Med, 1995, 332:1418-24.
27,36,47] For example, several streptokinase trials were stopped due to a high rate of mortality and intracranial bleeding in the streptokinase,treated patients.
About 70 percent of the drop in the number of deaths from coronary artery disease can be attributed to use of clot-dissolving drugs, like streptokinase and tissue plasminogen activator, and procedures like angioplasty and bypass surgery for people with coronary artery disease, according to the study, published today in The Journal of the American Medical Association.
It involves injecting a thrombolytic (clot-dissolving) agent, such as streptokinase, urokinase, or TPA (tissue plasminogen activator), to dissolve a clot in a coronary artery and restore some blood flow.
physicians choose t-PA over streptokinase, which is a tenth the cost and arguably as good.
The pricing decision also has left the product open to vicious competition from $1,700-a-dose Eminase, produced by SmithKline Beecham, and Astra Kabi's streptokinase, priced at $200 a dose.
In 1988, the study found that one tablet of aspirin daily for 30 days immediately following the attack was just as effective as the standard one-hour infusion of streptokinase, a clot-dissolving enzyme.
Hua-Lin Wu of Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, who is also selected as Chair Professor, currently the Deputy Director of NCKU University Center for Bioscience and Biotechnology and the Director of NCKU Cardiovascular Research Center, specializes in the research of proteins, enzymes and vascular biology and has accumulated various outstanding achievements and contributions, especially on Thrombolytic drugs and streptokinase.