artificial blood

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Noun1.artificial blood - a liquid that can carry large amounts of oxygen and can serve as a temporary substitute for bloodartificial blood - a liquid that can carry large amounts of oxygen and can serve as a temporary substitute for blood
liquid - fluid matter having no fixed shape but a fixed volume
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M2 PRESSWIRE-August 23, 2019-: Global Artificial Blood Substitutes 2019 Industry Trends, Sales, Supply, Demand, Analysis & Forecast to 2024
And by studying the artificial blood before it entered the treated brains and after it emerged, researchers found evidence that brain cells were absorbing blood sugar and oxygen and producing carbon dioxide, a signal that they were functioning.
The results were astonishing: the brains that received the artificial blood had basic cell function restored.
Additionally, production used: 52,000 bags of paper snow 163 tons of propane 3,000 pyrotechnic effects 4,000 gallons of artificial blood 20,907 candles 25 miles of rope 22,966 feet of waxed cotton fabric to make more than 330 tents and 50 miles of fabric for costumes.
The ability to develop artificial membranes that mimic complex living cells can provide insight into the building blocks of life and pave the way for scientists to someday create a slew of artificial systems, including artificial blood, immune cells and organelles, that could ultimately help treat diseases.
It could eventually mean we may have artificial blood to replace donors."
A BRITISH hospital is to carry out the first human trials of artificial blood.
Despite millions of dollars and decades of research, nobody has yet figured out how to make artificial blood as good as the real thing.
Another team were able to create artificial blood vessels that form the basis to any organ construction, way ( back in 2014 .
Artificial blood pumps help to bridge the waiting time until a patient receives a donor heart or their own heart recovers.