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Vascular Biology

This Subcommittee is focused on basic and translational research related to vascular biology and related (athero)-thrombotic disorders, through the development of biomarkers that require standardization. These topics are: 1) Neurophil-extracellular traps ; 2) Circulating endothelial progenitor and cells (EPC and CEC ); and 3) Extracellular vesicles. This SSC incorporates hematologists, laboratory scientists, clinicians and industry scientists, and is a forum of exchanges at the interface with other sub-committees (including Malignancy and Hemostasis, DIC, and Platelet Physiology) and with other Societies (such as ISAC and ISEV).

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  • To delineate consensual definition and nomenclature
  • To propose new methods of measurement
  • To adresse issues of practical importance related to pre-analytic variables
  • To establish standardized methodologies
  • To develop laboratory calibrants and standards
  • To organize collaborative studies to validate these objectives and to delineate the clinical relevance of these biomarkers
  • To identify areas of controversy or technological need and discuss methodologic approaches to address questions raised.
  • To generate, publish and distribute reports, recommendations and other documents concerning the above.

If you are a member of the Society and would like to know how to participate in the work of this group, please join the group to receive updates on activity or submit an Expression of Interest Form to the Chairman or any of the Co-Chairmen. We would be pleased to learn of your interest.



Official Communication

Recent Forum Activity
2016 Annual Minutes
Posted by: R Nieuwland, Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Forum: Annual Minutes
2015 Annual Minutes
Posted by: Lacey Schmeidler, Sunday, June 21, 2015
Forum: Annual Minutes
2014 Annual Minutes
Posted by: R Nieuwland, Thursday, June 19, 2014
Forum: Annual Minutes
Call for topics: SSC on Vascular Biology Agenda (Milwaukee, 2014)
Posted by: R Nieuwland, Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Forum: General Discussion
2013 Annual Minutes
Posted by: Francoise Dignat-George, Wednesday, June 19, 2013
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