Table 1

TEG® Platelet Mapping™ assay variables (see text) and percent platelet receptor inhibition for healthy blood donors.

All donors

Females (n = 27)

Males (n = 16)


MAThrombin

60.9 (4.5)

62.8 (5.3)

58.4 (5.4) *

MAFibrin

7.5 (2.7)

8.1 (2.8)

6.6 (2.2) *

MAADP

51.1 (8.1)

52.7 (7.8)

48.5 (8.1)

MAAA

64.6 (4.7)

66.1 (4.5)

62.5 (4.3)

% ADP RIa

18.6 (0–58.1)

18.2 (0–58.1)

19.4 (0–37.5)

% TxA2 RIa

1.2 (0–10.1)

1.3 (0–9.8)

1.1 (0–10.1)


Values are mean and SD or range

aRI = receptor inhibition

*Comparison between female and male donors, p < 0.05

Bochsen et al. Thrombosis Journal 2007 5:3   doi:10.1186/1477-9560-5-3

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