Determinants of platelet activation in Alzheimer’s disease

"This study is to investigate the rate of platelet thromboxane (TX) biosynthesis and its determinants in Alzheimer's disease.

“Urinary 11-dehydroTXB2 and 8-iso-PGF2a were significantly higher in Alzheimer patients than in controls”

“No difference was found in CRP, TNF-a and IL-6 levels between the two groups.”

“Platelet activation is persistently enhanced in Alzheimer’s disease.”

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