Heme induces human and mouse platelet activation through C-type-lectin-like receptor-2

Joshua Bourne, Martina Colicchia, Ying Di, Eleyna Martin, Alexandre Slater, Lubka T. Roumenina, Jordan D. Dimitrov, Steve Watson, Julie Rayes

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)626-629
Number of pages4
Issue number2
Early online date30 Apr 2020
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2021

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
this work was supported by a BHF Accelerator Award (AA/18/2/34218), BHF programme grant (RG/13/18/30563), Wellcome Trust 4 year studentship (204951), Wellcome Trust Joint Investigator Award (204951/Z/16/Z) and the Centre of Membrane Proteins and Receptors. JDD hold an H2020 ERC starting grant (CoBABATI 678905). SPW holds a BHF Chair (CH/03/003).


  • Platelet Aggregation
  • Animals
  • Platelet Activation
  • Humans
  • Heme
  • Mice
  • Lectins, C-Type/metabolism
  • Membrane Glycoproteins
  • Blood Platelets/metabolism
  • Carrier Proteins

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Hematology

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