cryopreservation

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cryopreservation

 [kri″o-prez″er-va´shun]
maintenance of the viability of excised tissue or organs by storing at very low temperatures.

cry·o·pres·er·va·tion

(krī'ō-pres'er-vā'shŭn),
Maintenance of the viability of excised tissues or organs at extremely low temperatures.

cryopreservation

The reversible freezing of tissues–eg, packed RBCs and pre- and post-fertilization products, and autologous BM, often with glycerol for autologous BMT Reproduction medicine A technique for freezing cells to preserve for later use. See Frozen cells, in vitro fertilization.

cry·o·pres·er·va·tion

(krī'ō-prez-ĕr-vā'shŭn)
Maintenance of the viability of excised tissues or organs at extremely low temperatures.

cryopreservation

The prevention of destructive bacterial action and biochemical change by maintaining biological material, such as tissue for grafting, human embryos, semen, etc., at a low temperature.
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Hermetically Sealed Cryopreservation Devices and Cryostorage. The "straw-in-straw" principle or closed system has been invented for embryo cryopreservation by immersion into L[N.sub.2] [35] and this system is still used and even expanded on safe method for cryostorage stem cells [50].
Liu et al., "Long-term outcomes of elective human sperm cryostorage," Human Reproduction, vol.
c) Cryopreservation in separate cryostorage tanks for each infection and infection combination
* Is sample stability affected by transport, incubation conditions, processing or cryostorage?
Increasing the speed of thermal conduction and decreasing the concentration of cryoprotectant is an ideal strategy for cryostorage of embryos with vitrification methods.
Ovarian tissue cryostorage and grafting: An option to preserve fertility in pediatric patients with malignancies.
Two milliliters of blood from FA and FN blood culture bottles (Fastidious Antibiotic Neutralization, aerobic and anaerobic, respectively; bioMerieux) determined to be positive by the BacT/Alert 3D instrument (bioMerieux) were removed and prepared for cryostorage in the University of Arizona Infectious Disease Research Core's MicroBank biorepository.
Liquid cryostorage under 20 K (70.8 g/L) is another option for improving system based hydrogen densities to 6.5 wt% and 36 g/L [1].
Henk Snyman, managing director for Cryo-Lip, said that apart from the cryostorage of adult stem cells for later medical use, the company can now also release back to plastic surgeons the adipose tissue itself for clinical applications such as lipofilling.
In addition, the highest total peroxidase activity was reported in PLBs after cryostorage Thus, further improvement and studies should be conducted in cryopreservation of Dendrobium sonia-28 in order to achieve higher survival rate of PLBs after cryostorage.
A peek inside the cryostorage room reveals four barrels, containing liquid nitrogen and 500 potential babies.
After two weeks of recovery from cryostorage, the TTC assay showed that PLBs that were treated with LN basically exhibited low survival rate.