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Researchers identify mechanism of platelet hyperactivation in COVID-19 patients – News-Medical.Net

A recent study conducted at the University of Pennsylvania and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA, has revealed the mechanism of platelet hyperactivation…

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A recent study conducted at the University of Pennsylvania and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA, has revealed the mechanism of platelet hyperactivation in critically ill coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients.
According to the study findings, aberrant platelet aggregation and cardiovascular complications observed in COVID-19 patients are primarily mediated via tyrosine kinase Syk-induced immunoreceptor signaling as well as C5a/C5aR complement pathway signaling. The study is currently…

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