• Extended platelet storage to 7 days; especially useful in long weekends and vacations
  • Replaced gamma irradiation
  • Eliminated bacterial detection
  • Reduced the residual risk after viral screening
Collection Platform:
Trima, Amicus

Platelet Suspension Medium:
InterSol (Fenwal)

INTERCEPT Disposable Set:
INT2104B

Separation Platform 
(5 buffy coat pools):
Manual - Compomat G4
(with T&B Bags)

Automated - Orbisac

Platelet Suspension Medium:
PAS - InterSol (Fenwal)

INTERCEPT Disposable Set:
INT2204B

 

CTG Galicia

Customer Profile: Centro de Transfusión de Galicia, Spain

Date of INTERCEPT Implementation
2008: Apheresis & Buffy Coat Platelets

Annual Collections

• 110,000 whole blood donations
• 8,000 apheresis platelet procedures

Annual INTERCEPT Production
• 15,000 units of platelet concentrates
  - 7500 Apheresis
  - 7500 Buffy Coat

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A Streamlined Workflow

Lausanne Workflow


Table 1: CTG QC Results for INTERCEPT Platelets - Apheresis
Parameter
INTERCEPT Platelets
(Average ± SD)
N
Volume (mL)
277.32 ± 12.13
330
Platelet count (x1011 plt/unit)
2.96 ± 0.37
330
pH (Day 7) 6.92 ± 0.13 65

Table 2: CTG QC Results for INTERCEPT Platelets - Buffy Coat
Parameter
INTERCEPT Platelets
(Average ± SD)
N
Volume (mL)
334 ± 19.53
905
Platelet count (x1011 plt/unit)
3.45 ± 0.41
905
pH (Day 7) 7.05 ± 0.12 65

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