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March 2, 2012
by Guest Post

How Megakaryocytes Get so Big — and The Bad Things That Happen When They Don’t

Yale researchers have discovered how megakaryocytes — giant blood cells that produce wound-healing platelets — manage to grow 10 to 15 times larger than other blood cells. The findings, to be published March 13 in the journal Developmental Cell, also … Continue reading