Welcome to the Platelet Society website.
Supporting Research and Education of Platelet Related Diseases (PRDs).
The International Society for Thrombosis and Haemostasis have announced the dates and branding for the 2022 congress which will be held in London. Running from the 9th – 13th July 2022, the meeting is set be one of the highlights of the annual meeting calendar. With 4 Plenary speakers and 28 scientific sessions, the meeting […]
Tanya is aged 52 and has Glanzmann’s thrombasthenia (GT), an inherited platelet disorder. She is married and works part time as a nurse specialist. Patients with GT have normal numbers of platelets, but their platelets do not function properly as they lack a key substance which makes platelets stick together to stop bleeding. Tanya’s Story […]