04879283 is referenced by 83 patents and cites 2 patents.

In accordance with the present invention a method of preserving organs using a perfusate or storage solution containing a specific synthetic hydroxyethyl starch in place of human serum albumin is disclosed. A suitable composition is provided. Disclosed is a cold-storage solution and perfusate that has provided 72 hour preservation for the pancreas, 48 hour storage for the kidney and at least 24 hour preservation for the liver.

Title
Solution for the preservation of organs
Application Number
784435
Publication Number
4879283
Application Date
December 29, 1987
Publication Date
November 7, 1989
Inventor
James H Southard
Madison
WI, US
Folkert D Belzer
Madison
WI, US
Agent
Howard W Bremer
Assignee
Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation
WI, US
IPC
A61K 31/715
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