HEPARIN-COATED BLOOD OXYGENATORS

BI 108: ORGAN REPLACEMENT WEBPAGE PROJECT

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"It is only necessary to ... withdraw blood from a vein, introduce oxygen and allow carbon dioxide to escape, and then inject the blood into a peripheral artery. It would permit, of course, operations within the heart under direct vision."
~John Gibbon Jr., 1949 - Developer of the first heart-lung machine

 

 

 

 

 

last updated 4.30.06

 

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