Platelets mediate lympho-venous hemostasis to maintain blood-lymphatic separation throughout life.

Hess PR, Rawnsley DR, Jakus Z, Yang Y, Sweet DT, Fu J, Herzog B, Lu MM, Nieswandt B, Oliver G, Makinen T, Xia L, Kahn ML.

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