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Molecular structures are key to blood clotting identified

By John Fox
Staff Writer

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

HONG KONG ­– International researchers led by the Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica (SIMM) at the Chinese Academy of Sciences have mapped the detailed structure of a receptor with a key role in platelet activation and blood clotting, which has important implications for development of new treatments for cardiovascular and possibly other diseases.

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