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A Blood Clot is a mass of blood that forms when blood platelets, proteins, and cells stick together. When a blood clot is attached to the wall of a blood vessel, it is called a thrombus. When it moves through the bloodstream and blocks the flow of blood in another part of the body, it is called an embolus.
FDA permits marketing of new device to protect athletes from harmful effects of head impacts

FDA permits marketing of new device to protect athletes from harmful effects of head impacts

Repetitive compression of limbs may improve recovery from the most deadly stroke

Repetitive compression of limbs may improve recovery from the most deadly stroke

Researchers develop new tool for tackling disseminated intravascular coagulation

Researchers develop new tool for tackling disseminated intravascular coagulation

Use of mobile stroke units linked to improved clinical outcomes

Use of mobile stroke units linked to improved clinical outcomes

Long-term stress is a risk factor for heart attacks, study suggests

Long-term stress is a risk factor for heart attacks, study suggests

Early use of therapeutic anticoagulation does not improve survival of critically ill COVID-19 patients

Early use of therapeutic anticoagulation does not improve survival of critically ill COVID-19 patients

Study uncovers new anti-inflammatory role for blood clot protein fibrinogen

Study uncovers new anti-inflammatory role for blood clot protein fibrinogen

DSMB recommends continuation of Phase 2/3 study of opaganib for severe COVID-19

DSMB recommends continuation of Phase 2/3 study of opaganib for severe COVID-19

Researchers identify a gene variant linked to cerebral small vessel disease and stroke

Researchers identify a gene variant linked to cerebral small vessel disease and stroke

New mathematical model proposes optimal treatment strategies for COVID-19

New mathematical model proposes optimal treatment strategies for COVID-19

RedHill Biopharma announces promising preliminary results from opaganib study

RedHill Biopharma announces promising preliminary results from opaganib study

After a deadly COVID outbreak, Maryland County takes steps to protect health workers

After a deadly COVID outbreak, Maryland County takes steps to protect health workers

Atrial fibrillation patients should avoid heavy alcohol consumption, warns study

Atrial fibrillation patients should avoid heavy alcohol consumption, warns study

Researchers reveal how SARS-CoV-2 reaches the brain

Researchers reveal how SARS-CoV-2 reaches the brain

Early intervention is key to prevent heart disease in women during menopause transition

Early intervention is key to prevent heart disease in women during menopause transition

Bariatric surgery linked to lower risk of hospital and intensive care unit admission

Bariatric surgery linked to lower risk of hospital and intensive care unit admission

UIC conducts three clinical trials to study blood clot prevention in COVID-19 patients

UIC conducts three clinical trials to study blood clot prevention in COVID-19 patients

Tomocube’s HT-2 microscope quantifies therapeutic effects of targeted nanodrugs against atherosclerosis

Tomocube’s HT-2 microscope quantifies therapeutic effects of targeted nanodrugs against atherosclerosis

Study identifies genetic risk for fatal blood clots in IBD patients

Study identifies genetic risk for fatal blood clots in IBD patients

Critically ill COVID-19 patients experience novel platelet-activating immune complexes, study finds

Critically ill COVID-19 patients experience novel platelet-activating immune complexes, study finds