Dense granule Latin granulum delta Code TH H2.00.04.1.03006
In unicellular organisms
In multicellular organisms
The dense granules of human platelets contain adenosine diphosphate (ADP), adenosine triphosphate (ATP), ionized calcium which is necessary for several steps of the coagulation cascade, and serotonin.
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Antimicrobial peptides: Granulocyte granule contents Azurophilic granules (1°) Specific granules (2°)see also platelet alpha-granule, dense granule
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