Scientists have called it “vaccine-induced prothrombotic immune thrombocytopenia”, or VIPIT. The condition is characterised by a shortage of platelets in the blood.
Platelets heal wounds. But they also seem to play a paradoxical role in both promoting and inhibiting the growth of solid tumors.
Blood transports nutrients, hormones, proteins, vitamins and minerals around our body.
Everything you never knew about the red stuff in your veins.