Microfluidic Devices for Blood Fractionation

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Chwee Teck Lim; Jongyoon Han; Sha Huang; Han Wei Hou; Ali Asgar S. Bhagat; Wong Cheng Lee;
(2011)
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: Micromachines (issn: 2072-666X)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/mi2030319
  • Subject: Mechanical engineering and machinery | enrichment | TJ1-1570 | cell separation | disease detection and diagnosis | blood separation | microfluidics

Blood, a complex biological fluid, comprises 45% cellular components suspended in protein rich plasma. These different hematologic components perform distinct functions in vivo and thus the ability to efficiently fractionate blood into its individual components has innu... View more
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