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Human platelet activation by Escherichia coli: roles for FcγRIIA and integrin αIIbβ3 (2016)
Journal Article
Watson, C. N., Cox, D., Watson, S. P., Arman, M., Henderson, I. R., & Kerrigan, S. W. (2016). Human platelet activation by Escherichia coli: roles for FcγRIIA and integrin αIIbβ3. Platelets, 27(6), (535-540). doi:10.3109/09537104.2016.1148129. ISSN 0953-7104

Gram-negative Escherichia coli cause diseases such as sepsis and hemolytic uremic syndrome in which thrombotic disorders can be found. Direct platelet–bacterium interactions might contribute to some of these conditions; however, mechanisms of human p... Read More