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Table 1 Comparison of organ preservation solutions

From: Novel vs clinical organ preservation solutions: improved cardiac mitochondrial protection

  Celsiora Perfadexa Somahb
IC/EX EX EX EX
Na+ 100 138 125
K+ 15 6 7
Impermeant/Colloid LactoB, mannitol Dextran LactoB, mannitol
Buffer Histidine Phos Bicarb
Antioxidant GSH, mannitol - GSH, mannitol
Osmolarity (mOsm/L) 320 292 305
Ca2+ 0.25   0.25
Mg2+ 13 0.8 13
CI- - 142 -
Glucose - 5 11
Others   SO4 2-0.8 dextran 40 g/L 2 mmol/L adenosine insulin 10 mg/ml 1 mmol abscorbic acid
  1. All units expressed in mmol/L unless otherwise indicated
  2. Source aReference [8]; bReference [5]
  3. Abbreviations: IC intracellular, EX extracellular, Und undetermined, LactoB lactobionate, HES hydroxyethyl starch, Phos phosphate, Bicarb bicarbonate, GSH glutathione