machine perfusion

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machine perfusion

In organ transplantation, the infusion of donated organs with fluids that supply necessary nutrients and wash away metabolic by-products. It is used to improve the viability of the organs before and after they are transplanted into recipients.
See also: perfusion
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Based on transportation technique, the market is segmented into static cold storage, hypothermic machine perfusion and normothermic machine perfusion.