Methods to Remove Pathogens
Membrane fractionation is the main technique used to separate pathogens in apheresis therapy.
Molecules are separated by the pore size of the membrane’s surface.
Because pathogens and water are removed, substitution fluid is generally necessary.
KeywordsHepatic Encephalopathy Membrane Fractionation Plasma Exchange Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Plasma Component
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