Leukocytes incubated in vitro in plasma or serum, but not in saline, develop a potent procoagulant activity like tissue factor. This activity is not present in freshly collected leukocytes from normal individuals. The generation of activity is stimulated by gram-negative endotoxin.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine|
|State||Published - Oct 1971|