pooled plasma

pooled plasma

Etymology: AS, pol + Gk, plasma, something formed
plasma pooled from many donors and used to prepare plasma protein derivatives. Source plasma is plasma collected specifically for the manufacture of derivatives; recovered plasma is plasma separated from whole blood donations.
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Reproducibility was determined by analysis of 232 aliquots of pooled plasma samples from individuals with CRC or from healthy blood donors.
Standard curves for plasma analysis were prepared by fortifying untreated, pooled plasma from Hispaniolan Amazon parrots with terbinafine to produce a linear concentration range of 5-1500 ng/mL.
Corifact is made from the pooled plasma of healthy donors.
The test is a state-of-the-art, in-vitro nucleic acid amplification technology (NAT) test which simultaneously quantifies B19V genotypes 1, 2 and 3 DNA and detects HAV genotypes I, II and III RNA in individual samples or pooled plasma samples of human origin.
Incomplete choice of combination of tests on blood donation that should be used in each center, with absence of HCV NAT on pooled plasma, ELISA anti-CMV Ab, ELISA anti-HTLV-1 Ab, and optional test for malaria.
Eleven years earlier, the man had been treated with factor VIII that was derived from pooled plasma in the United Kingdom, which included at least one donation from a person who had died of confirmed or probable vCJD.
In 2004, all patients with bleeding disorders including haemophilia treated with UK-sourced pooled plasma products between 1980 and 2001 were classed as "at risk" of vCJD due to the possibility of infection.
The triglyceride, HDL, LDL and total cholesterol of the plasma was determined and the atherogenic index (AI) of pooled plasma from each group of rats was calculated (AI = (total cholesterol-HDL cholesterol)/HDL cholesterol).
This can be replaced but Peter was infected by pooled plasma from many thousands of donors.
Efforts by this laboratory to crystallize full-length C8a have been hindered by its large size, the occurrence of polymorphic forms in the pooled plasma from which it is isolated, and the inability to produce sufficient quantities in eukaryotic expression systems.
Meanwhile, still lingering are the risks to patients and the blood supply, especially pooled plasma, from donors who give untruthful personal histories.
Uniplas[R], is a novel, blood group independent, universally applicable, prion depleted, solvent/detergent treated, human pooled plasma for infusion.