Bulletin of Experimental Biology and Medicine

, Volume 128, Issue 1, pp 700–701 | Cite as

Effect of He−Ne laser on platelet activation and aggregation

  • A. G. Brill'
  • G. E. Brill'
  • V. F. Kirichuk
  • B. Shenkman
  • I. Tamarin
  • R. Dardik
  • D. Varon
  • N. Savion
Biophysics and Biochemistry

Abstract

Irradiation of whole blood with He−Ne laser inhibits platelet adhesion and aggregation on extracellular matrix under conditions of high shear rate and reduces fibrinogen binding and expression of P-selectin on the plasma membrane induced by a thrombin analog.

Key Words

helium-neon laser platelets aggregation activation 

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Copyright information

© Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers 2000

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. G. Brill'
    • 1
  • G. E. Brill'
    • 1
  • V. F. Kirichuk
    • 1
  • B. Shenkman
    • 2
  • I. Tamarin
    • 2
  • R. Dardik
    • 2
  • D. Varon
    • 2
  • N. Savion
    • 3
  1. 1.Central Research LaboratoryMedical UniversitySaratov
  2. 2.Sheba Medical CenterTel Hashomer
  3. 3.Tel Aviv UniversityIsrael

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