Accession Number : AD0765410

Title :   Application of the Huggins Blood Freezing Technique to Outdated, Rejuvenated Units of Blood Coupled with a Postthaw Storage Period.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB FORT KNOX KY

Personal Author(s) : Moore,Gerald L. ; Roberts,Stanley C. ; Failla,Mark L.

Report Date : 26 APR 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : The Huggins freezing technique works well on outdated (21 days old), rejuvenated blood. Both fresh and outdated-rejuvenated blood samples may be restored at 4C for at least 4 days in Fenwal Elutralyte S-4 solution after thawing, via the Huggins procedure. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BLOOD, FREEZING), STORAGE, PRESERVATION, ERYTHROCYTES

Subject Categories : Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE