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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Basic comparison of the platelet-rich plasma method and buffy-coat method for whole blood processing

Methodology Platelet-rich plasma Buffy-coat
Centrifugation Soft→Hard Hard→Soft
Method of extraction Manual Automatic
Production window Within 8 hours Within 24 hours
Blood bag system Top-and-Top Top-and-Bottom
N of units for pooled platelets 4∼6 4∼6
Place of pooling Hospital Blood establishment
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