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Cryoprotective Agents

Known as: Agents, Cryoprotective, Cryoprotectant, Cryoprotective Agent 
A substance that is used to protect from the effects of freezing, largely by preventing large ice crystals from forming.(from On-line Medical… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
This study investigates the effects of glycerol, 1,2 propanediol, sucrose, and trehalose on post-thaw motility, morphology, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) has been used for several decades as the most efficient cryoprotective agent (CPA) for many types of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Problems with the limited availability of human hepatocytes for cell transplantation may be overcome by efficient… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Patients with cancer might want to avoid infertility and premature menopause as sequelae of chemotherapy and other treatments… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND In contrast to the technique of conventional freezing, the vitrification of spermatozoa requires high cooling rates… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Laser-capture microdissection (LCM) allows for the one-step procurement of large homogeneous populations of cells from tissue… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Hen egg yolk is widely used as a cryoprotective agent in semen freezing extenders in order to protect the spermatozoa against… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Ovarian tissue cryopreservation and transplantation can be used to restore fertility to sterile females. A question… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Cryopreservation induces extensive biophysical and biochemical changes in the membrane of spermatozoa that ultimately decrease… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Amorphous, unstained, frozen-hydrated sections of bacteria provide a faithful high-resolution image of procaryotic cells… Expand
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