cryoprecipitate

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cryoprecipitate (ˌkraɪəʊprɪˈsɪpɪteɪt)
 
n
a precipitate obtained by controlled thawing of a previously frozen substance. Factor VIII, for treating haemophilia, is often obtained as a cryoprecipitate from frozen blood

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cryoprecipitate cry·o·pre·cip·i·tate (krī'ō-prĭ-sĭp'ĭ-tāt', -tĭt)
n.
A precipitate that forms when soluble material is cooled, especially a precipitate rich in factor VIII that is formed when normal blood plasma is cooled.

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