Platelet Immunology Laboratory


  • Ballem, P.J., Segal, G.M., Stratton, J.R., Gernsheimer, T., Adamson, J.W., and Slichter, S.J. Mechanisms of thrombocytopenia in chronic autoimmune thrombocytopenic purpura. Evidence of both impaired platelet production and increased platelet clearance. J. Clin. Invest. 80:33-40, 1987.
  • Gernsheimer, T., Stratton, J., Ballem, P.J., and Slichter, S.J. Mechanisms of response to treatment in autoimmune thrombocytopenic purpura. N. Engl. J. Med. 320:974-980, 1989.
  • Kiefel, V., Santoso, S., Weisheit, M., and Müeller-Eckhardt, C. Monoclonal antibody-specific immobilization of platelet antigens (MAIPA): a new tool for the identification of platelet-reactive antibodies. Blood 70(6):1722-1726, 1987.
  • Owens, M.A. and Loken, M.R. Flow cytometry principles for clinical laboratory practice: quality assurance for quantitative immunophenotyping. Wiley-Liss, 1995.
  • Reiner, A.P., Teramura, G., Nelson, K.A., and Slichter, S.J. A platelet monoclonal antibody inhibition assay for detection of glycoprotein IIb/IIIa-related platelet alloantibodies. J. Immunol. Methods 184:153-162, 1995.
  • Slichter, S.J. Platelet transfusions as replacement therapy. Triangle 32(2):71-84, 1993.
  • Teramura, G. and Slichter, S.J. Report on the Sixth International Society of Blood Transfusion Platelet Serology Workshop. Transfusion 36:75-81, 1996.

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