Accession Number : AD0741693

Title :   Methods of Preservation of the Formed Elements of the Blood.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Sep 67-32 Aug 69,

Corporate Author : BROWN UNIV PROVIDENCE R I DIV OF HEMATOLOGIC RESEARCH

Personal Author(s) : Baldini,Mario G.

Report Date : 31 AUG 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The principal aim of the project was to accumulate and correlate data on viability and glycolytic metabolism of preserved human blood platelets. Three subjects were mainly studied: Critical evaluation of the present methods of platelet preservation; Evaluation of glycolysis in human platelets during storage; and Lipic peroxides of human platelets during storage at 4C.

Descriptors :   (*BLOOD, PRESERVATION), (*BLOOD PLATELETS, PRESERVATION), STORAGE, FREEZING, VIABILITY, METABOLISM, GLYCOGEN, PROTEINS, BIOSYNTHESIS, PEROXIDES, LIPIDS, IN VIVO ANALYSIS, IN VITRO ANALYSIS

Subject Categories : Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE