Cultured Red Blood Cells
Erypharm has technology and know-how of intensive low-cost and scalable cell culture, unique in the field.
Stem cells are collected from voluntary donors.
These stem cells are then frozen in nitrogen vapor and stored in a cell bank before going “into production”.
- thawing of cells
- cell culture for 21 days
- purification of red blood cells
- packaging of concentrated red blood cells into bags for transfusion
Quality control is carried out according to the recommendations of each country’s health authorities.
The bags of cultured red blood cells are then stored.
And available at all time… for all transfusion requests
The red blood cell production process industrialization will constitute a new industrial sector that creates skilled jobs.