This protocol removes unwanted plasma and plasma proteins, metabolic waste products, microaggregates and platelets from a packed RBC unit using processing/washing solution.
Use the COBE 2991 Cell Processing Set
These protocols remove glycerol from thawed RBC units using decreasing concentrations of processing/washing solutions.
The following protocols end after the Supernatant-Out operation, leaving the ending cell product more concentrated:
The Deglycerolized Resuspended High-Glycerol Frozen RBCs protocol ends after the Agitate/Wash-In operation, leaving the ending cell product resuspended in processing/washing solution.
This protocol can be used to prepare a leukocyte concentrate from a single unit of non-leukoreduced fresh blood.
Use with the COBE 2991 Cell Processing Set
Quantum® Cell Expansion System
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