Assessment of a chloride-poor vs. a chloride-containing modified HTK solution in a rat liver transplantation model

Christian Dominik Fingas, Shengli Wu, Yanli Gu, Jeremias Wohlschlaeger, Uta Dahmen, Andreas Paul, Herbert De Groot & Ursula Rauen
Introduction: Recent in vitro studies on cold-induced cell injury revealed detrimental effects of extracellular chloride during cold storage of isolated rat hepatocytes while the influence of chloride on various endothelial cells was beneficial. In order to find out which of these effects predominates[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]