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Cryopreservation of adipose tissues: The role of trehalose?

Lee L.Q. Pu, Xiangdong Cui, Betsy F. Fink, Michael L. Cibull, Dayong Gao

Several studies have shown that one of the sugars, trehalose, can improve tissue survival after cryopreservation when combined with other cryoprotective agents, and thus may possibly be used in cryopreservation of adipose tissues that have been found more resistant to injury after freezing.

Award Recipients

2011 Awards Recipients

Tiffany Award - Best Scientific Presentation
Grady Core, MD

Simon Fredricks Award
Glenn W. Jelks, MD

Best Panel Moderator Award
 Mark A. Codner, MD

Raymond Vilain Award
 Gino Rigotti, MD

Award for the Best Scientific Exhibit by a Resident
Michelle Roughton, MD

In Chul Song Award for Philanthropic Service
Larry Weinstein, MD

Best Journal Article
Craig N. Creasman, MD
David Mordaunt, PhD
Tom Liolios, MBA
Catherine Chiu
Allan Gabriel, MD
G. Patrick Maxwell, MD
Claude Lassus, MD

Scientific Exhibit
Marcos Sforza, MD

Sherrell J. Aston Award
Alexandra Condé-Green, MD

Gaspar Anastasi Award
Nour Abboushi, MD
Sophie Bartsich, MD

Ted Lockwood Award for Excellence in Body Contouring
Osvalso Saldanha, MD

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Dan Mills, MD
Laguna Beach, CA
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