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Platelets in blood stored in untreated and siliconed glass bottles and plastic bags
  1. F. Kissmeyer-Nielsen,
  2. Jytte Nedergaard
  1. Blood Bank and Blood Grouping Laboratory, Aarhus Kommunehospital, Denmark

    I Studies in vitro


    The number and function (clot retraction) of platelets in blood stored at 4°C. for three weeks in plastic bags and in untreated and siliconed glass containers were determined using EDTA and acid-citrate dextrose (ACD) as anticoagulants. No essential differences were found.

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    I Studies in vitro