College of nursing holds a symposium on technologies of preservation of tissues by freezing

College of nursing holds a symposium on technologies of preservation of tissues by freezing

  Department of basic sciences at the faculty of nursing at university of Baghdad organized a symposium entitled “techniques of preservation of tissues by freezing” with the presence of a number of professors interested in this field and several graduate students at the college. Teacher Dr. Ibtisam Khalaf Abid Ali presented a definition of the technologies used for preserving tissues, freezing methods, types, advantages and disadvantages of each type, as well as types of preservatives used in freezing, how to choose a suitable preservative. The symposium concluded with recommendations on similar seminars to address the possibility of using these technologies for embryo, liver, kidney as well as stem cells until being used in surgical operations.