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Platelet phagocytosis by monocytes

  • Mohammad Esmaeil Khedmati and Mohammad Jafar Sharifi EMAIL logo

Corresponding author: Mohammad Jafar Sharifi, Division of Laboratory Hematology and Blood Banking, Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, School of Paramedical Sciences, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Meshkin fam Street, P.O. Box: 71345-1744, Shiraz, Iran, Phone: +0098 71 36281528, E-mail:

  1. Research funding: None declared.

  2. Author contributions: All authors have accepted responsibility for the entire content of this manuscript and approved its submission.

  3. Competing interests: Authors state no conflict of interest.

  4. Informed consent: Informed consent was obtained from all individuals included in this study.

  5. Ethical approval: The local Institutional Review Board deemed the study exempt from review.

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Received: 2022-04-09
Accepted: 2022-05-25
Published Online: 2022-06-13
Published in Print: 2022-08-26

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