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A blood clot or thrombus, is the final product of the blood coagulation step in hemostasis. It is achieved via the aggregation of platelets that form a platelet plug, and the activation of the humoral coagulation system (i.e. clotting factors).
Infants face high thrombosis risk

Infants face high thrombosis risk

Researchers highlight potential therapy for treating rare, deadly blood-clotting disorder

Researchers highlight potential therapy for treating rare, deadly blood-clotting disorder

UCalgary study could help physicians make better treatment decisions for stroke

UCalgary study could help physicians make better treatment decisions for stroke

Penumbra introduces new advancements in stroke thrombectomy aspiration technology

Penumbra introduces new advancements in stroke thrombectomy aspiration technology

Study: Potential new class of drugs may lower heart disease risk by targeting gut microbes

Study: Potential new class of drugs may lower heart disease risk by targeting gut microbes

Researchers develop drug-delivery system that allows rapid response to heart attacks

Researchers develop drug-delivery system that allows rapid response to heart attacks

CERENOVUS announces launch of novel stent retriever for treating stroke patients

CERENOVUS announces launch of novel stent retriever for treating stroke patients

Mechanical thrombectomy appears to be important therapy for acute stroke in very old patients

Mechanical thrombectomy appears to be important therapy for acute stroke in very old patients

Powerful clot-busting drugs reserved for selected patients with deep vein thrombosis

Powerful clot-busting drugs reserved for selected patients with deep vein thrombosis

Discovery of natural molecule could lead to effective treatments for gum disease and atherosclerosis

Discovery of natural molecule could lead to effective treatments for gum disease and atherosclerosis

High level of heart disease pipeline innovation could bridge unmet need in treating CVD

High level of heart disease pipeline innovation could bridge unmet need in treating CVD

Novel small molecule tracer for PET imaging spots blood clots

Novel small molecule tracer for PET imaging spots blood clots

CWRU researcher receives major NIH grants to develop microscopic drug-delivery systems

CWRU researcher receives major NIH grants to develop microscopic drug-delivery systems

Newly developed ultrafast cardiac imaging test changes clinical management in one-third of patients

Newly developed ultrafast cardiac imaging test changes clinical management in one-third of patients

Researchers discover new anti-thrombotic drug target for developing more protective blood thinners

Researchers discover new anti-thrombotic drug target for developing more protective blood thinners

Pulmonary thrombosis-on-a-chip enables unprecedented study of blood responses to organ-level injury

Pulmonary thrombosis-on-a-chip enables unprecedented study of blood responses to organ-level injury

Doctors perform first-ever robotic, minimally-invasive surgical removal of stage IV tumor thrombus

Doctors perform first-ever robotic, minimally-invasive surgical removal of stage IV tumor thrombus

Expert encourages cardiologists to continue using conventional drug-eluting stents

Expert encourages cardiologists to continue using conventional drug-eluting stents

OCT offers safe and better guidance for patients undergoing PCI to treat coronary artery disease

OCT offers safe and better guidance for patients undergoing PCI to treat coronary artery disease

Scientists use novel theranostics technique for early thromboembolism diagnosis and treatment

Scientists use novel theranostics technique for early thromboembolism diagnosis and treatment