Posts - Platelet Function Testing

Nov 22, 2021 12:25pm
Here is an open-access original research report that illustrates cancer cells' ability to uptake and mimic platelets, leading to access to the platelet proteome, implying that platelets may support metastases: /sites/default/files/plt-ca_cell_uptake_castanheira_jth_2021.pdf
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Jul 11, 2021 12:03pm
Here is a research article that was rushed to print in the July 7, 2021 Nature that describes the precise pathophysiology of vaccine-induced immune thrombotic thrombocytopenia [VITT]. VITT is the critical 1/60,000 incidence adverse event associated with the adenoviral vector employed in the Astra-Zeneca and Johnson and Johnson vaccines, among others.
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Jul 11, 2021 10:50am
From Dave McGlasson:
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Jul 6, 2021 4:05pm
There is a comprehensive summary in the June, 2021 CAP Today by Amy Carpenter Aquino entitled, "Puzzling Out Platelet Function Disorders," [click] featuring Catherine PM Hayward, MD, PhD, of McMaster University, champion of the time-honored light transmittance
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