, Volume 32, Issue 5, pp 639–641 | Cite as

Alpha-tocopherol: Its inhibition on human platelet aggregation

  • J. S. C. Fong


Alpha-tocopherol inhibits human platelet aggregation induced by arachidonate sodium, collagen, epinephrine, adenosine diphosphate or thrombin — arachidonate sodium being the most susceptible. The second phase of the biphasic platelet aggregation induced by epinephrine or adenosine diphosphate is preferentially inhibited.


Collagen Sodium Adenosine Epinephrine Thrombin 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. S. C. Fong
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  1. 1.Department of NephrologyMontreal Children's HospitalMontrealCanada

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