- Activated platelets release two types of membrane vesicles: microvesicles by surface shedding and exosomes derived from exocytosis of multivesicular bodies and alpha-granulesH F Heijnen
Department of Hematology, University Hospital Utrecht, The Netherlands
Blood 94:3791-9. 1999..These observations and the selective presence of CD63 suggest that released platelet exosomes may have an extracellular function other than the procoagulant activity, attributed to platelet microvesicles...
- Thrombin stimulates glucose transport in human platelets via the translocation of the glucose transporter GLUT-3 from alpha-granules to the cell surfaceH F Heijnen
Department of Hematology, University Hospital, 3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
J Cell Biol 138:323-30. 1997....