Advances in platelet granule biology.

@article{Koseoglu2013AdvancesIP,
  title={Advances in platelet granule biology.},
  author={Secil Koseoglu and Robert Flaumenhaft},
  journal={Current opinion in hematology},
  year={2013},
  volume={20 5},
  pages={464-71}
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW This review will provide an overview of several recent advances in the field of platelet granule biology. RECENT FINDINGS The past few years have witnessed a substantial evolution in our knowledge of platelet granules based on a number of discoveries and new experimental approaches. This article will cover recent studies in five areas. First, the vesicle trafficking pathways responsible for α-granule formation are beginning to be assembled as a result of the characterization… CONTINUE READING