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Mediators of Inflammation
Volume 2008, Article ID 834153, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2008/834153
Clinical Study

Platelet Counts and Platelet Activation Markers in Obese Subjects

1Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, 69978 Ramat-Aviv, Israel
2Department of Internal Medicine D, Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel-Aviv University, 6 Weitzman Street, 64239 Tel-Aviv, Israel
3Obesity Center, Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel-Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, 64239 Tel-Aviv, Israel
4Blood Bank and Transfusion Medicine, Soroka Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, 84105 Beer-Sheva, Israel

Received 26 July 2007; Revised 18 November 2007; Accepted 31 January 2008

Academic Editor: Freek Zijlstra

Copyright © 2008 Dorit Samocha-Bonet et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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