Mechanism of cryoinjury in biological systems

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TypeArticle
Journal titleCryobiology
ISSN0011-2240
Volume9
Issue3
Pages182191; # of pages: 10
AbstractSeveral theories have been advanced to explain the mechanism of cryoinjury. Lovelock suggested that damage is caused by the high electrolyte concentration inside and outside the cell which increases when water is removed from the solution during ice formation.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
IdentifierDBR-RP-525
NRC number12695
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NPARC number20374898
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