Platelets, Collected by Automated Technology

January 1, 2020 at 11:06 am

Platelets collected from a single donor by a centrifugation apheresis technique. Each product contains platelets suspended in plasma and anticoagulant ACD-A.

Volume 200-300 mL
Platelets > 3.0 x 10 11
Storage 20-24C, continuous gentle agitation, 5 days

Unless specified, platelets, pheresis undergo white blood cell reduction during the automated collection process, resulting in residual WBC < 5.0 x 10 6.