Desmopressin and super platelets

Alessandro Pecci, Carlo L. Balduini

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In this issue of Blood, Colucci et al provide experimental data supporting the hypothesis that desmopressin (DDAVP) favors the hemostatic process not only by inducing the release of von Willebrand factor (VWF) from endothelial cells, but also by enhancing the procoagulant activity of platelets.1

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1779-1780
Number of pages2
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Mar 20 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Hematology
  • Biochemistry
  • Cell Biology
  • Immunology


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