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Maxi-Screen 3 red cells are for antibody screening. Each reagent vial contains either a 3% or 0.8% suspension of red cells derived from the blood of a single group O donor. The donor red cells have been washed to remove blood group antibodies and then resuspended in a preservative solution containing adenine and inosine to help preserve carbohydrate metabolism and chloramphenicol (0.34 mg/ml) and neomycin sulphate (0.10 mg/ml) as preservatives. Each cell has been selected to represent the most frequently inherited antigens. Less frequently inherited antigens are provided whenever possible.
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