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The platelets stand in the way. A story about repairing injuries
Age: from 4 years old
Pagination: 32 pages
Size: 210 x 210 mm
Publication: December 2019
Price: 8,90 € (book available from the Actine association)
Leo falls while playing football. Ouch! His knee is bleeding. Fortunately, the platelets are there to stop the bleeding.
Chunlong Chen is a CNRS researcher in biology, he heads a research team on the division of human cells at the Institut Curie.