Details for Seawater – A Safe Blood Plasma Substitute?
|Name:||Seawater – A Safe Blood Plasma Substitute?|
|Description:||By Dianne Jacobs Thompson. Diluted seawater contains almost the same concentration of minerals and trace elements as blood plasma, and its sodium content matches that of blood. It has been used successfully in animal tests as a blood transfusion substitute, but human trials are long overdue.|
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|Created On:||01/18/2008 13:17|
|Last updated on:||05/02/2008 12:31|