INTERCEPT processing steps

The use of the INTERCEPT Blood System for Platelets and Plasma, pathogen reduction system, each entails four easy steps.

Multiple treatments of the same set type can occur simultaneously to accommodate different throughput needs.

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1. Add amotosalen

Add amotosalen via gravity flow to platelets or plasma

2. Inactivate pathogens

Illuminate with UVA light to inactivate pathogens
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3. Remove residual amotosalen

Remove residual amotosalen and its photoproducts with compound adsorption device (CAD)

4. Store/use mixture

Transfer mixture to storage containers and store until ready to use

INTERCEPT is a straightforward, intuitive process.