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Mesh term Platelet Factor 4

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Blood Coagulation Factors
Chemokines, CXC

Description

A CXC chemokine that is found in the alpha granules of PLATELETS. The protein has a molecular size of 7800 kDa and can occur as a monomer, a dimer or a tetramer depending upon its concentration in solution. Platelet factor 4 has a high affinity for HEPARIN and is often found complexed with GLYCOPROTEINS such as PROTEIN C.



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jenkins-FCD Prod-480 9a4deaf152b0b06dd18151814fff2e18f6c05280