Hold your platelets: The role of complement and neutrophils in infection, inflammation and immunity

Research output: PhD ThesisPhd-Thesis - Research external and graduation internal


Platelets are the second most abundant blood cell type in the circulation and are key players in hemostasis and thrombosis. Activation of platelets by soluble ligands or subendothelial exposure of collagen, von Willebrand factor (vWF) or tissue factor (TF) results in upregulation of membrane-bound glycoproteins/integrins and granule release. Integrins or soluble glycoproteins
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Zeerleder, Sacha, Supervisor
  • ten Brinke, Anja, Co-supervisor
  • ten Brinke, J.A., Co-supervisor, External person
Award date2 May 2023
Print ISBNs9789464197662
Publication statusPublished - 2 May 2023

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