Erythrocyte Deformability

Known as: Filterability, Erythrocyte, Erythrocyte Filterability, Erythrocytes--Deformability 
Ability of ERYTHROCYTES to change shape as they pass through narrow spaces, such as the microvasculature.
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1967-2017
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2008
2008
The interactions between membrane, peripheral and cytoskeleton proteins are responsible for the maintenance of erythrocyte… (More)
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2001
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2001
To measure erythrocyte deformability in vitro, we made transparent microchannels on a crystal substrate as a capillary model. We… (More)
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1984
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1984
Normal red cells deform markedly as they pass through the spleen and the peripheral capillaries. In these studies, the effects of… (More)
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1983
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1983
Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), which is abundant in seafood, has been reported to be a potent antagonist of platelet aggregation… (More)
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1982
1982
The addition of malonyldialdehyde (5-20 micro M) to human erythrocytes results in a marked decrease in cellular deformability as… (More)
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1980
Highly Cited
1980
Using a laser diffraction technique, we have studied factors that influence the deformability of erythrocytes. Variations in… (More)
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1980
1980
The laser light scattered by erythrocytes subjected to a well-defined shear stess can be analyzed with the ektacytometer to… (More)
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1978
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1976
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1976
To pass through the microcirculation red blood cells (RBCs) need to undergo considerable deformation. The increased rigidity of… (More)
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1969
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1969
The contribution of the metabolic state of human erythrocytes to maintenance of cellular deformability was studied during and… (More)
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