William Savage

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Name: William Savage
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Scientists discover new way to make human platelets

(HealthDay News) -- Scientists report they have discovered a new way to make fully functional human platelets, which are the blood cells that form clots.Using human stem cells and a device called a bioreactor, which mimics the body's natural way of producing ... [Published WFMJ 21 - TV - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 5 reports

Scientists Use a ‘Bioreactor on a Chip’ to Create Human Platelets

The finding could help meet the needs for blood transfusions worldwide.According to Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) researchers, every year in the U.S., more than 2.17 million platelet units (blood cells that form clots) are transfused to patients. ... [Published Boston Magazine - Jul 21 2014]
First reported May 20 2014 - Updated May 20 2014 - 1 reports

Mountain Biking’s Beginnings: Fat Tires, Broken Hubs and the Grateful Dead

Long before there were gutter bunnies , baby heads or WOMBATS , there were cyclists eager to push the limits of what their equipment and bodies could take. It began with a group of sporty iconoclasts, wheeling down the hills of northern California, ... [Published TIME.com - May 20 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 3 reports

Fresenius Kabi Scientific Investigator Award Presented to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

SAN FRANCISCO--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Fresenius Kabi announced today that Dana-Farber Cancer Institute has received the company’s first Fresenius Kabi Scientific Investigator Award. The winning submission, “Extracorporeal Photopheresis Combined ... [Published EON Science - Apr 02 2014]

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"bioreactor-derived platelets theoretically have several advantages over conventional, donor-derived platelets in terms of safety and resource utilization" said William Savage, MD, PhD, medical director, Kraft Family Blood Donor Center at Dana Farber Cancer Institute/Brigham and Women's Hospital, who did...

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Scientists discover new way to make human plate... [Published WFMJ 21 - TV - Jul 27 2014]
Scientists Use a ‘Bioreactor on a Chip’ to Crea... [Published Boston Magazine - Jul 21 2014]
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Scientists successfully generate human platelet... [Published Bio-Medicine - Jul 21 2014]
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Bioreactor used to generate blood cells [Published Laboratorytalk - Jul 21 2014]
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Mountain Biking’s Beginnings: Fat Tires, Broken... [Published TIME.com - May 20 2014]
Long before there were gutter bunnies , baby heads or WOMBATS , there were cyclists eager to push the limits of what their equipment and bodies could take. It began with a group of sporty iconoclasts, wheeling down the hills of northern California, ...
Fresenius Kabi Scientific Investigator Award Pr... [Published EON Science - Apr 02 2014]
SAN FRANCISCO--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Fresenius Kabi announced today that Dana-Farber Cancer Institute has received the company’s first Fresenius Kabi Scientific Investigator Award. The winning submission, “Extracorporeal Photopheresis Combined ...
Fresenius Kabi Scientific Investigator Award Pr... [Published Business Wire Science: Science News - Apr 02 2014]
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fresenius Kabi announced today that Dana-Farber Cancer Institute has received the company’s first Fresenius Kabi Scientific Investigator Award. The winning submission, “Extracorporeal Photopheresis Combined with Low-Dose ...
Fresenius Kabi Scientific Investigator Award Pr... [Published Business Wire Health News - Apr 02 2014]
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fresenius Kabi announced today that Dana-Farber Cancer Institute has received the company’s first Fresenius Kabi Scientific Investigator Award. The winning submission, “Extracorporeal Photopheresis Combined with Low-Dose ...
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