Exocytosis of platelet dense granule content

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-481009
Type
Reaction
Species
Homo sapiens
Compartment
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Summation

ADP is the most important constituent of dense granules, essential for recruiting platelets to the site of vascular injury. Other components include ATP, Ca++, GDP, GTP, Mg++, orthophospate, pyrophosphate, and serotonin.

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
1435334 Isolation of dense granules from human platelets Methods Enzymol 1992
Participants
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Orthologous Events