Human Red Blood Cells as Oxygen Carriers to Improve Ex-Situ Liver Perfusion in a Rat Model

Ex-situ machine perfusion (MP) has been increasingly used to enhance liver quality in different settings. Small animal models can help to implement this procedure. As most normothermic MP (NMP) models employ sub-physiological levels of oxygen delivery (DO<sub>2</sub>), the aim of this st...

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Main Authors: Daniele Dondossola, Alessandro Santini, Caterina Lonati, Alberto Zanella, Riccardo Merighi, Luigi Vivona, Michele Battistin, Alessandro Galli, Osvaldo Biancolilli, Marco Maggioni, Stefania Villa, Stefano Gatti
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: MDPI AG 2019-11-01
Series:Journal of Clinical Medicine
Subjects:
rat
Online Access:https://www.mdpi.com/2077-0383/8/11/1918