Human Factor

Factor IX is a protein belonging to the coagulatory system. If is found as a zymogen in the blood, the inactive state which turns into active enzme when needed.
Interpretation:The deficiency of Factor IX, leads to Hemophilia B which is an X-Linked inherited bleeding disorder, usually manifested in males and transmitted by females who carry the mutation in X chromosome. Hemophilia is a disease that prevents blood from clotting. In Hemophilia B, the body doesn’t make Factor IX which is one of the blood clotting cascade member and the cascade stops working properly.
Sample: Arm vein plasma(CITRATE). Nonfasting
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