Archive for August, 2021


Development of Consensus on Standardized Nomenclature for Platelet-type Von Willebrand disease (PT-VWD)- International Survey

August 4, 2021 The Platelet Physiology SSC, the VWF SSC and the Genomics in Thrombosis and Hemostasis SSC seek input from the ISTH community regarding standardization of nomenclature for Platelet-type Von Willebrand disease.  Indeed, while the term “PT-VWD” has gained popularity since the description of the first gene mutation, certain shortcomings have been put forward in the last years, including that […]