Evaluation of cryopreserved donor skin viability: the experience of the regional tissue bank of Verona.


BACKGROUND Allogeneic human skin removed from cadaveric donors is the covering of choice for deep burns, since it accelerates the re-epithelialisation of autologous skin. In this study we evaluated the cellular viability of cryopreserved skin at the regional tissue bank of Verona (Italy). METHODS From 1st June 2007 to 30th September 2007, tests of… (More)
DOI: 10.2450/2008.0014-08