PENTASTARCH SOLUTION

 

Description

Pentastarch Solution is a clear, sterile liquid product intended for use as a component in cryopreservation media for human ex vivo cells. Pentastarch acts as an extracellular protecting agent. When mixed with intracellular cryopreservatives, Pentastarch aids in the preservation of cells during the freeze/thaw process.

Composition

The solution is composed of the following:

Pentastarch Solution 20% 200 mg/mL

Dextrose 0.18% 1.8 mg/mL

Electrolyte Solution* q.s. to volume

*Electrolyte Solution (per 100 mL volume) is composed of 526mg NaCl. 502mg

Soldium Gluconate. 368mg Sodium Acetate-3H20. 37mg KCI. 30mg MgCl2-6H20

 

Patient Benefits

  • More Viable Cells

– Higher rate of nucleated cells

– Highest  Trypan  Blue viability

  • Less Toxic for the Patient
  • Reduced Patient Discomfort
  • Fewer Hospital Days
  • Less Immunosuppressive Therapy

 

Lab Benefits

  • Reduced Tech Time
  • Does Not Require Timed Freezing
  • Does Not Require Expensive Controlled-Rate Freezers / N-Tunnels

Product Specifications

  • 50 mL vial
  • 20% Solution (200mg/mL)
  • Designed for use in cell processing and freezing applications
  • Sterile
  • Non-pyrogenic, non-toxic
  • Meets USP LVP Particulate Limits

STORAGE

  • Store 2-25°C

 SHELF LIFE

1 year

INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE OF PENTASTARCH