Cryopreservation

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Miruk
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Cryopreservation

 During cryopreservation of infected blood with trypanosomes many research papers mentioned that they used 8% glycerol. I am asking  if any one can help me to understand the detail.  

g a
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 Hi

Glycerol act as a cryoprotectant and prevents the crystal formation during cryopreservation.