Serum, for instance, very quickly loses its power of inducing clotting in fibrinogen solutions.
Clotting; in the blood, the result of fibrinogen changing to fibrin.
The fibrinogen levels of all four animals were normal, indicating that there was no acute or chronic inflammation in progress.
Into this special class fall myosin (of the muscles), fibrinogen (of the blood) and vitellin (of egg yolk).
fibrinogen: a proteid substance of the blood and other body fluids, concerned in the production of fibrin.
fibrinogen fi·brin·o·gen (fī-brĭn'ə-jən)
A protein in the blood plasma that is essential for the coagulation of blood and is converted to fibrin by thrombin and ionized calcium. Also called factor I.