Quantification of platelets obtained by different centrifugation protocols in SHR rats

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Yazigi Junior, João Alberto; dos Santos, João Baptista Gomes; Xavier, Bruno Rodrigues; Fernandes, Marcela; Valente, Sandra Gomes; Leite, Vilnei Mattiolli;
  • Publisher: Sociedade Brasileira de Ortopedia e Traumatologia
  • Journal: Revista Brasileira de Ortopedia,volume 50,issue 6,pages729-738 (issn: 1982-4378, eissn: 2255-4971)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4867912, doi: 10.1016/j.rboe.2015.10.008
  • Subject: Platelet count | Original Article | Plasma rico em plaquetas | R | Contagem de plaquetas | Orthopedic surgery | RD701-811 | Medicine | Centrifugação | Platelet-rich plasma | Centrifugation

ABSTRACT OBJECTIVE: To quantify the platelet concentration in the blood of SHR rats, by means of different centrifugation protocols, and to evaluate what the most effective method for obtaining platelets is. METHODS: We used 40 male rats of the isogenic SHR lineage. ... View more