Serine (or cysteine) proteinase inhibitor clade E (nexin plasminogen activator inhibitor type 1) member 1
Serpin peptidase inhibitor clade E (nexin plasminogen activator inhibitor type 1) member 1
U plasminogen activator
Urokinase type plasminogen activator
PAI1 acts as 'bait' for tissue plasminogen activator, urokinase, and protein C. Its rapid interaction with TPA may function as a major control point in the regulation of fibrinolysis.
PLAU specifically cleaves the zymogen plasminogen to form the active enzyme plasmin.
has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.