Accession Number:

ADA170027

Title:

Human Platelet Senescence.

Descriptive Note:

Annual summary rept. no. 6, 1 May 74-30 Apr 75,

Corporate Author:

NEW YORK UNIV MEDICAL CENTER N Y

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-04-30

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

This report pertains to 1. Sequestration of megathrombocyte-enriched platelet populations by differential centrifugation in albumin, plasma or an arabino-galactan polymer for purposes of platelet senescence studies as well as purposes of platelet transfusion and storage. 2. Preferential sequestration of megathrombocytes by the spleen. 3. Identification of microthrobmbocytes in disorders of increased platelet destruction.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE