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Platelets in Thrombotic and Non-Thrombotic Disorders

Pathophysiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics: an Update

  • Paolo Gresele
  • Neal S. Kleiman
  • José A. Lopez
  • Clive P. Page
  • Updates on recent developments in this rapidly expanding field

  • Provides a detailed review of current science and application in the fields of thrombosis and hemostasis

  • An authoritative reference work for researchers and clinicians


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Physiology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Michael C. Berndt, Pat Metharom, Robert K. Andrews
      Pages 3-9
    3. Stefania Momi, Viroj Wiwanitkit
      Pages 11-19
    4. Harry F. G. Heijnen, Suzanne J. A. Korporaal
      Pages 21-37
    5. Joseph E. Italiano Jr.
      Pages 39-53
    6. Shawn Jobe
      Pages 55-67
    7. Ana Kasirer-Friede, Sanford J. Shattil
      Pages 69-84
    8. José A. López
      Pages 85-97
    9. Joel S. Bennett
      Pages 99-112
    10. Yacine Boulaftali, Benoit Ho Tin Noé, Martine Jandrot-Perrus, Pierre H. Mangin
      Pages 113-127
    11. Julie Rayes, Alexander T. Hardy, Stephanie E. Lombard, Samantha J. Montague, Steve P. Watson, Kate L. Lowe
      Pages 129-138
    12. Hervé Falet
      Pages 139-156
    13. Michela Di Michele, Kris Gevaert, Kathleen Freson
      Pages 157-170
    14. Amal Arachiche, Marvin T. Nieman
      Pages 171-185
    15. Béatrice Hechler, Christian Gachet
      Pages 187-202
    16. Susanne Fries, Tilo Grosser
      Pages 203-211
    17. Zongdong Li, Dmitri V. Gnatenko, Wadie F. Bahou
      Pages 213-226
    18. Jesse W. Rowley, Bhanu Kanth Manne, Andrew S. Weyrich
      Pages 227-238
    19. Leonard C. Edelstein, Paul F. Bray
      Pages 239-252

About this book


This book reviews current science and applications in fields including thrombosis and hemostasis, signal transduction, and non-thrombotic conditions such as inflammation, allergy and tumor metastasis. It is a detailed, up-to-date, highly referenced text for clinical scientists and physicians, including recent developments in this rapidly expanding field. More than a scientific resource, this is also an authoritative reference and guide to the diagnosis.


antithrombotic therapy hemostatic disorders inflammation non hemostatic disorders platelet pathophysiology platelets research

Editors and affiliations

  • Paolo Gresele
    • 1
  • Neal S. Kleiman
    • 2
  • José A. Lopez
    • 3
  • Clive P. Page
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Medicine, Section of Internal and Cardiovascular MedicineUniversity of Perugia PerugiaItaly
  2. 2.Houston Methodist Hospital HoustonUSA
  3. 3.Bloodworks NorthwestUniversity of Washington SeattleUSA
  4. 4.Sackler Inst of Pulmonary Pharmacol, King’s College LondonLondonUnited Kingdom

About the editors

Paolo Gresele, Department of Medicine, Section of Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Italy

Neil S. Kleiman, Houston Methodist Hospital, TX, USA

José A. Lopez, Bloodworks Northwest, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA

Clive P. Page, Sackler Institute of Pulmonary Pharmacology, King’s College London, UK

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