Thursday, 31 October 2013

Artificial blood made in Romania. First tests encouraging, researchers say


The first tests are promising - mice who received the blood didn't show any signs of inflammation or disease. The ultimate goal is create a product that won't be rejected by humans, and could help save lives after severe accidents and major surgeries. The new artificial blood is made of water, salt, albumin and a protein extracted from marine worms, which makes the blood stress resistant.

Read more: http://bit.ly/17vqu1s via The Independent Balkan News Agency