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Orthopedics

Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) is a progressive non-surgical healing treatment in a variety of fields.

 

PRP is a fraction of autologous plasma with supraphysiological concentration of platelets.

 

Platelets contain α granules, which comprise cytokines, growth factors and bioactive proteins essential for tissue repair and healing.  Upon injury, platelets initiate blood coagulation and release growth factors that activate the healing response ( PDGF/ TGF/ VEGF/ EGF etc.)

 

The Tropocells® Autologous Platelet Preparation Kit is intended for the safe and rapid preparation of autologous platelet-rich plasma (PRP) from a small sample of blood at the patient point of care. The PRP is mixed with autograft or allograft bone prior to application to an orthopedic surgical site.

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