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"Thromboplastin" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
Constituent composed of protein and phospholipid that is widely distributed in many tissues. It serves as a cofactor with factor VIIa to activate factor X in the extrinsic pathway of blood coagulation.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Thromboplastin" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Thromboplastin" was a major or minor topic of these publication.