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Rapid activation of endothelial cells enables P. falciparum adhesion to platelet decorated von Willebrand factor strings

November 13, 2009 - 09:09 -- Ingeborg van Schayk
Daniel J. Bridges, James Bunn, Jan A. van Mourik, Georges Grau, Roger J.S. Preston, Malcolm Molyneux, Valery Combes, James S. O'Donnell, Bas de Laat and Alister Craig
Blood, November 6, 2009; DOI 10.1182/blood-2009-07-235150

We propose that this new mechanism contributes to sequestration both independently of and in concert with current adhesion mechanisms.

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