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Latest Coagulation Stories

Blood Clotting With Gold Nanoparticles
2013-07-26 10:23:00

Controlled by an infrared laser, gold nanoparticles can now be used to turn blood clotting on and off - a useful tool for doctors who are trying to control clotting during surgery.

2013-07-25 10:18:45

Researchers have designed tiny, light-controlled gold particles that can release DNA controls to switch blood clotting off and on.

Tick Saliva New Insight Into Blood Clotting
2013-07-03 09:21:15

Scientists recently uncovered a surprising potential connection between tick saliva and treatment for heart disease and stroke.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.