Primarily used for blood irradiation, the Gammacell® 1000 and 3000 are considered the “gold standard” in countless clinics throughout the world. Both machines have a highly developed user interface with various input devices including keyboards and bar code scanners. Both machines have been refined with the valuable input of clinicians over many years and the result is a very user friendly control system. Each machine has numerous safety measures incorporated into the operating system to maintain accuracy and reliability.
Graft-Versus-Host Disease (GVHD)
Transfusion-Associated GVHD (TA-GVHD) has become a major concern in current transfusion practices for immuno-deficient and immuno-suppressed patients because of the associated high mortality rate. Immuno-suppressive therapies have not proven effective for TA-GVHD.