Platelets, Atherosclerosis, and Lipid Metabolism

  • Giorgio Ballerini
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 1)


The role of platelets in the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis is reviewed. In particular, the results of researches on the platelet anti-“clearing” activity in atherosclerosis and other vascular diseases are illustrated.


Lipid Metabolism Blood Platelet Henry Ford Hospital Platelet Anti Glycerol Plasma 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Giorgio Ballerini
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  1. 1.Department of Medical ClinicsUniversity of FerraraFerraraItaly

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