Published in Health and Medicine Week, September 19th, 2005
"The low-affinity IgG receptor, FcgammaRIIA, has been implicated in S. sanguis-induced platelet aggregation. Therefore, it is likely that signal transduction is at least partly mediated by FcgammaRIIA activation and a tyrosine kinase-dependent pathway.
"In this study the signal transduction mechanisms associated with platelet activation in response to the oral bacterium, S. sanguis were characterized," wrote C. Pampolina and colleagues, University...
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