Belzer UW® Cold Storage Solutions
No Refrigerated Storage Needed.
Belzer UW® solution can be stored between 2°-25°C (36°-77°F).
For cold storage and flushing of kidney, liver and pancreas organs during removal, transportation and transplantation.
Belzer MPS™ UW Machine Perfusion Solutions
This sterile, isotonic non-pyrogenic solution is intended for the in vitro flushing and temporary continuous machine perfusion preservation of explanted kidneys.
There are multiple suppliers and distributors of the organ preservation cold storage solutions developed by Drs. Belzer and Southard at the University of Wisconsin. All patents on the formulations used in Belzer UW® Solutions (cold storage solutions and machine perfusion) expired in 2006. Bridge to Life has an exclusive trademark license from the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) for the trademark Belzer UW®.
In fact, WARF holds an equity position in Bridge to Life Ltd., a WARF startup company. We proudly honor the name of Dr. Belzer and the institution that developed the UW organ preservation solution, which is still the “gold standard” in organ preservation.
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