Dictionary » B » Blood substitutes

Blood substitutes

Blood substitutes

substances that can carry oxygen to and carbon dioxide away from the tissues when introduced into the blood stream. They are used to replace haemoglobin in severe haemorrhage and also to perfuse isolated organs. The best known are perfluorocarbon emulsions and various haemoglobin solutions.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... the day. Avoid processed foods with preservatives, colourings and sugar substitutes and opt for fresh fruit, vegetables and wholegrains. 3. Blockage ... just before he was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes. You should get a blood test done and urinalyisis to exclude this as a possibility, especially ...

See entire post
by aryllia
Wed Feb 03, 2010 6:06 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 453
Views: 2740059

pharmaceutical biotechnology

... for those that are specifically assigned to CBER (e.g., vaccines and blood products). This category includes therapeutic proteins derived from ... versions of plasma derivatives, (for example clotting factors), blood substitutes, plasma volume expanders, human or animal polyclonal antibody ...

See entire post
by kcnq1ot1
Tue Nov 27, 2007 2:47 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: pharmaceutical biotechnology
Replies: 6
Views: 9304

HIstory ...

... than ever before the fact that it was for this that He had to shed his blood upon the Cross. As a Christian I have no duty to allow myself to be ... faith is often the sole foundation of a moral attitude. The various substitutes have not proved so successful from the standpoint of results ...

See entire post
by E8-not42
Sat Nov 17, 2007 5:55 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: God vs Evolution
Replies: 274
Views: 236304

The Fiber Disease

... the ability to modify biological pathways to produce biological substitutes for less desirable chemical processes; allowing greater agricultural ... technologies that permit the long-term storage of cells including human blood. More complete descriptions of current DARPA programs and solicitations ...

See entire post
by Skytroll
Mon Nov 20, 2006 4:49 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5584967

The Fiber Disease

... of the woods. I thought you would be most interested..... Artificial blood: an update on current red cell and platelet substitutes http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/articlerender.fcgi?artid=1291332 yes, MM, I'm ...

See entire post
by London
Thu Sep 14, 2006 8:12 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5584967


This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 815 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link