Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis

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Edited By: Pieter Reitsma and Frits Rosendaal

Impact Factor: 5.287

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 8/63 (Peripheral Vascular Disease); 8/63 (PERIPHERAL VASCULAR DISEASE); 13/70 (Hematology); 13/70 (HEMATOLOGY)

Online ISSN: 1538-7836

Associated Title(s): Research and Practice in Thrombosis and Haemostasis

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The review article by Saha and colleagues in the October issue of JTH is on Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura and covers all aspects of this disease from pathogenesis to the newest therapeutic options. Deep biochemistry is to be found in an article by Muller and colleagues, which investigates the lipid specificity of the membrane binding domain of blood coagulation factor X. Mild bleeding problems remain difficult to diagnose and an article by Al Ghaithi and colleagues investigated whether multi electrode aggregometry or lumi-aggregometry is more favorable.

Review Article
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura: pathogenesis, diagnosis and potential novel therapeutics
M. Saha, J. K. McDaniel and X. L. Zheng

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Lipid Specificity of the Membrane Binding Domain of Coagulation Factor X
M. P. Muller, Y. Wang, J. H. Morrissey and E. Tajkhorshid

Comparison of multiple electrode aggregometry with lumi-aggregometry for the diagnosis of patients with mild bleeding disorders
R. Al Ghaithi, S. Drake, S.P. Watson, N.V. Morgan and P. Harrison

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