Latest Coagulation Stories

2014-02-04 20:22:49

DUBLIN, February 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vgwhc9/new_oral) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International New Oral Anticoagulants Markets" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vgwhc9/new_oral ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Anticoagulants decrease the ability of the blood to create harmful blood clots that can...

2014-02-04 20:22:36

DUBLIN, February 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qxcwmp/coagulation) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Coagulation Diagnostic Testing Markets" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qxcwmp/coagulation ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Coagulation testing, which encompasses both laboratory and point of care...

2014-01-24 23:20:30

Researchers say a new biomarker could help clinicians determine which mesothelioma patients are good candidates for surgery. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 A new article published in the British Journal of Cancer and reported by Surviving Mesothelioma suggests that a glycoprotein called fibrinogen can help predict survival in patients with malignant mesothelioma. Fibrinogen is a soluble glycoprotein found in blood plasma and important for clotting. To test its relationship to...

2013-11-28 23:21:18

Researchers say that treatment may be an effective reversal agent in life-threatening bleeding cases. Resource4thePeople national network of attorneys continue to offer consumers affected by allegations free consultations over compensation rights. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) November 28, 2013 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/defectivedrugs/pradaxa-lawsuits.html Resource4thePeople announced today its latest consumer update over allegations that the popular blood thinner Pradaxa (dabigatran)...

2013-11-19 12:10:08

Abstract 17765 (Room C140) For the first time, an antidote developed specifically for dabigatran successfully reversed the effects of the anti-clotting medication in healthy volunteers, according to research presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2013. New oral anti-clotting medications such as dabigatran (Pradaxa) are easier to take than warfarin. However, up until now, there have been no specific antidotes available to reverse the effects of these new...

2013-11-13 23:28:37

Thomas Jefferson University researchers discover a difference in platelet biology in people of African versus European descent. The findings could have implications for the treatment of heart disease. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 Thomas Jefferson University researchers have discovered that the formation of blood clots follows a different molecular route in African Americans versus European Americans, providing a new understanding of the effects of race on heart disease. The...

Word of the Day
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.