Effect of storage period of red blood cell suspensions on helper T-cell subpopulations


Bal S. H. , HEPER Y. , Kumas L. T. , Guvenc F., BUDAK F. , Goral G., ...More

BLOOD TRANSFUSION, vol.16, no.3, pp.262-272, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.2450/2017.0238-16
  • Title of Journal : BLOOD TRANSFUSION
  • Page Numbers: pp.262-272
  • Keywords: TRIM, immunomodulation, transfusion, Th cell subgroups, leucoreduction, RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED-TRIAL, TRANSFUSION-RELATED IMMUNOMODULATION, COLORECTAL-CANCER SURGERY, INDEPENDENT RISK-FACTOR, GROWTH-FACTOR-BETA, ACUTE LUNG INJURY, CARDIAC-SURGERY, WHOLE-BLOOD, POSTOPERATIVE INFECTION, LEUKOCYTE DEPLETION

Abstract

Background. The aim of this study was to investigate the immunological alterations that occur during the storage of erythrocyte suspensions which may lead to transfusion-related immunomodulation following allogeneic blood transfusion.