Microchimerism in immune competent patients related to the leukocyte content of transfused red blood cell concentrates.
Institute of Immunology, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, Oslo NO-0023, Norway; Blood Bank, Asker and Baerum Hospital, Rud NO-1309, Norway. [email protected]
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Transfusion and Apheresis Science
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This study demonstrates that microchimerism after transfusion does not seem to be dose dependent, and can be induced even by a >3 week old leukoreduced red blood cell concentrate with a very low leukocyte content.
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