Something fishy in antifreeze for platelets

Brown, C.J.
March 1997
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;03/01/97, Vol. 156 Issue 5, p629
Academic Journal
Studies the effectiveness of the fish's antifreeze proteins (AFP) in the protection of human cells in hypothermic and cryogenic conditions. Importance of the unique structure of the globular proteins; Patent for the medical use of AFPs at the A/F Protein's parent company; Need for further studies on animals.


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