Visualization of Activated Platelets by Targeted Magnetic Resonance Imaging Utilizing Conformation-Specific Antibodies against Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa
Constantin von zur Muhlen, Karlheinz Peter, Ziad A Ali, Juergen E Schneider, Martina A McAteer, Stefan Neubauer, Keith M Channon, Christoph Bode, Robin P Choudhury
Journal of Vascular Research | KARGER | Published : 2009
Awarded by National Institute for Health Research
The authors gratefully acknowledge the contribution of Mr. Phil Townsend, Ms. Julia Moeller and Ms. Irene Neudorfer. We thank Dr. Susan Smyth (Chapel Hill, N.C., USA) for donating the anti-P-selectin antibody. Prof. Kieran Clarke is thanked for enabling the MRI studies.The study was supported by the Wellcome Trust (London, UK) and the National Heart Foundation (Australia).