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cryopreserve

(krī′ō-prĭ-zûrv′)
tr.v. cryopre·served, cryopre·serving, cryopre·serves
To preserve (cells or tissue, for example) by freezing at very low temperatures.

cry′o·pres′er·va′tion (-prĕz′ər-vā′shən) n.
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The company's ability to aspirate a patient's own bone marrow, separate specific adult stem cells, multiply the cells in the company's GMP laboratory, and cryopreserve them for future therapeutic uses are being featured in the documentary.
Whereas freezing of tissue samples results in damaging ice formation within cells and in the surrounding extracellular matrix, vitrification cryopreserves tissues without ice crystal formation.
In this role the Laboratory continually develops, imports, breeds, characterizes, cryopreserves and supplies the world's broadest offering of unique specialty strains, called JAX(R) GEMM(TM) Strains.