The use of the mechanical fragility test in evaluating sublethal RBC injury during storage

@article{Raval2010TheUO,
  title={The use of the mechanical fragility test in evaluating sublethal RBC injury during storage},
  author={Jitesh S Raval and Jonathan H. Waters and Axel Seltsam and Erwin A. Scharberg and E Richter and Amanda R Daly and Marina V. Kameneva and Mark H. Yazer},
  journal={Vox Sanguinis},
  year={2010},
  volume={99}
}
Background  The mechanical fragility index (MFI) is an in vitro measurement of the extent of RBC sublethal injury. Sublethal injury might constitute a component of the RBC storage lesion, thus the MFI was determined serially during routine RBC storage. 

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