Published in Blood Weekly, September 9th, 2004
"This article describes results obtained when human liver cells obtained from reduced grafts are cultured in a chemically defined medium," scientists in Argentina report.
"Remnants of livers after reduction for pediatric transplantation were processed by a multiple cannulation system through the existing vasculature, which allowed the homogeneous perfusion of collagenase. The graft weight ranged between 55 and 1000 g (median value: 145.6 g).
"The yield ranged between 0.13x106 and 38x106 cells/g of tissue (median value...
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