Essentials of Tissue Banking

Tissue banking is undergoing a paradigm shift. There are now a plethora of guidance and regulatory documents, in response to recent regulation. There is however, relatively little information on the scientific and technical principles on routine tissue banking practices. The information that exists...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Galea, George (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 2010, 2010
Edition:1st ed. 2010
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Management of
  • Live Donors of Tissue
  • Deceased Donors of Tissue
  • Banking of Cord Blood
  • Banking of Corneas
  • Banking of Heart Valves
  • Banking of Skin
  • Principles of
  • Storage, Processing and Preservation
  • Cryopreservation
  • Sterilisation by Irradiation
  • Ensuring Safety by
  • Testing the Donor
  • Testing the Tissue and the Environment
  • Ensuring Quality by
  • Establishing a Quality System
  • IT System
  • Legal and Ethical Environment
  • Regulatory and Ethical Issues