Coagulation System

Some articles on coagulation system, system, coagulation:

Coagulation - Physiology - Role in Immune System
... The coagulation system overlaps with the immune system ... Coagulation can physically trap invading microbes in blood clots ... Also, some products of the coagulation system can contribute to the innate immune system by their ability to increase vascular permeability and act as chemotactic agents ...
Innate Immune System - Other Vertebrate Mechanisms
... The coagulation system overlaps with the immune system ... Some products of the coagulation system can contribute to the non-specific defenses by their ability to increase vascular permeability and act as chemotactic agents for phagocytic cells ... In addition, some of the products of the coagulation system are directly antimicrobial ...

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