Tenecteplase for Thrombolysis of AIS?

Background: Alteplase has been the accepted thrombolytic for acute ischemic stroke (AIS) for 25 years. However, recent data has emerged regarding tenectaplase as an alternative. ¬†Tenecteplase is a modified form of alteplase, with a lower cost and more favorable pharmacokinetic profile allowing for bolus injection.¬† Specifically, it has a higher fibrin specificity and lower affinity … Continue reading Tenecteplase for Thrombolysis of AIS?