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Platelet “Decoys” Outsmart Clots and Cancer

News   Feb 14, 2019 | Original story from Wyss Institute Harvard University

 
Platelet “Decoys” Outsmart Clots and Cancer

Platelet decoy cover_Color: Platelet decoys (pink), unlike normal platelets, are not activated by collagen fibers (grey), making them an attractive option for antithrombotic and cancer treatment. Credit: Wyss Institute at Harvard University

 
 
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