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reduction

in the Scots law of civil remedies, the remedy to have a writing annulled. In lower courts it can only be done OPE EXCEPTIONIS, by way of defence.
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Studies also have shown that leukocyte reduction decreases transfusion-associated immune suppression, thereby reducing postoperative morbidity and mortality.
This is a strong vote for enhanced blood safety in Japan," said Eric Krasnoff, chairman and CEO of Pall Corporation (NYSE: PLL), the leading provider of filters for leukocyte reduction of platelets and red blood cells worldwide.
This new product which simultaneously accomplishes prion filtration and leukocyte reduction brings us another step closer to this shared goal.
Leukocyte reduction is a filtration approach that removes more than 99.
Leukocyte reduction (also called leukoreduction or leukodepletion) -- the removal of contaminating white blood cells from blood products -- plays a pivotal role in improving patient outcomes and controlling health care costs.
In addition to prion removal, the study also measured the level of leukocyte reduction (resulting in removal of about 5 logs) and the quality of red cells before and after filtration, showing that normal cell qualities were maintained.
Pall Corporation (NYSE: PLL) announced today a long-term agreement with the Green Cross Corporation (KSE: 006280) to exclusively purchase its leukocyte reduction filters for whole blood, red cells, platelets and plasma.

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