blood component


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blood component

That part of a unit of blood which is separated by physical or mechanical means—e.g., packed red cells, fresh frozen plasma—and administered based on specific indications.

blood component

Any transfusible product derived from whole blood, e.g., red blood cells, platelets, plasma, coagulation factors, immunoglobulins.
Synonym: blood product
See also: component
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An incorrectly entered donation identification number causes many problems in the tracking of the blood component.
The system has been shown to substantially reduce the active pathogen load and effectively inactivate residual white blood cells that may be present in donated blood components.
Found in the cavities of the body's bones, marrow produces the blood components, including red blood cells, platelets and white blood cells - the main agents of the body's immune system.
In the field of blood safety, the company is developing and commercializing the INTERCEPT Blood System, which is based on the company's proprietary Helinx technology and is designed to enhance the safety of donated blood components by inactivating viruses, bacteria, parasites and other pathogens, as well as potentially harmful white blood cells.
The subject of performance of the public contract (hereinafter referred to as "vz") is continuous supplies of supplies of apheresis kits for collection of individual blood components and free loan of nine units of blood components separators for the needs of the department of hematology and blood transfusion of the central military hospital - military university hospital prague, terms of reference for 48 months.
The INTERCEPT Blood System, which is based on Cerus' proprietary nucleic acid crosslinking technology, is designed to enhance the safety of donated blood components by inactivating viruses, bacteria, and parasites, as well as potentially harmful white blood cells.
Contract award notice: "supply apheretic kits and gratuitous loan separators 9 pieces of blood components.
The INTERCEPT Blood System is designed to reduce the risk of transfusion-transmitted diseases by inactivating certain pathogens that may be present in donated blood components, such as bacteria, HIV, and hepatitis B and C viruses.
on the INTERCEPT Blood System, designed to target and inactivate blood-borne pathogens, such as HIV and hepatitis B and C, as well as harmful white blood cells, while leaving intact the therapeutic properties of donated blood components.
Total quantity or scope: 1 Lot of blood components 9 360 units.
Tender announced by ZAKLAD ZAMWIEN PUBLICZNYCH PRZY MINISTRZE ZDROWIA, Poland for Purchase of specialized vehicles ekipowych to transport blood and blood components, the proceedings mark: zzp-105/16.