News in brief: Platelets activated in mild COVID-19; Inhibitor risk in haemophilia A: Deadly infections post-HCT

Platelets sensitive to SARS-CoV-2 exposure Platelet activation occurs in mild COVID-19 patients and in SARS-CoV-2 negative household contacts, according to Australian research. The results suggest that SARS-CoV-2-exposed individuals may have a SARS-CoV-2 infection below the detection threshold but sufficient for a platelet response. The small study of 67 adults and children showed few age-specific differences ...

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