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tr.v. cry·o·pre·served, cry·o·pre·serv·ing, cry·o·pre·serves
To preserve (cells or tissue, for example) by freezing at very low temperatures.

cry′o·pres′er·va′tion (-prĕz′ər-vā′shən) n.


vb (tr)
(Biology) to preserve (living tissue) at a very low temperature
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In this study, we assessed and compared the expressions of Hsp70 and Hsp90 in MSCs before and after cryopreservation and also explored the relationship among the expressions of Hsps in MSCs in the presence of the water-soluble extract of Selaginella bryopteris and associated protection of the cells against toxicity exerted by the use of a cryoprotective agent such as [Me.sub.2]SO as well as against the freezing-thawing injury.
One of them is the cell cryopreservation process, used on assisted reproduction techniques to preserve gametes and embryos for the treatment of human infertility and fertility preservation issues, as well as in cryobanking of animal gametes and embryos in the cattle industry.
Among the current germplasm conservation forms, cryopreservation, known to be a method for long-term conservation, ensures the viability of the biological material, with no modifications or genetic alterations for an indefinite period (Engelmann, 2011).
While low temperature storage can be an effective means of storing germplasm the ultimate method for long-term storage, and for some plants, such as clonally propagated plants or plants that do not produce viable seeds, the only method for long-term storage in a relatively small space is cryopreservation. Cryopreservation is a versatile technique that involves the storage of germplasm, in the form of seeds, pollen, dormant buds, shoot tips, embryos, or isolated plant cells or tissues, in liquid nitrogen (LN) at or near to -196[degrees]C, or in the vapour phase of LN at -135[degrees]C.2 Plant material is first preconditioned, using chemical and physical treatments, so that it remains viable when it is frozen and during ultra-low temperature storage.
CRYOPRESERVATION is a remarkable technology that lets us store living cells almost indefinitely at ultra-low temperatures.
Reactive oxygen species were excessively produced during cryopreservation, subsequently decreasing motility of sperms through less production of ATP (Dandekaret al., 2002).
The procedure known as ovarian tissue cryopreservation was developed in the late 1990s for a different purpose.
Tenders are invited for cryopreservation system - fat storage and transfer
Release date- 29072019 - Cell freezing (cryopreservation) - which is essential in cell transfusions as well as basic biomedical research - can be dramatically improved using a new polymeric cryoprotectant, discovered at the University of Warwick, which reduces the amount of 'anti-freeze' needed to protect cells.
Once diagnosed, there is a small window of time for patients to preserve their fertility; therefore, timely access to cryopreservation services is essential.
When performed correctly and taking into account cell and tissue specific criteria, cryopreservation is an effective means for continuous and long-term storage and thereby availability of tissues and genetically stable living cells for academic, industrial, and clinical research.
Early referral gives young BC patients a chance to undergo multiple cycles of embryo/oocyte cryopreservation if desired, which increases the chance of successful fertility preservation because of the increased number of embryos/oocytes stored (10).