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CryoLetters is a bimonthly international journal for low temperature sciences, including cryobiology, cryopreservation or vitrification of cells and tissues, chemical and physical aspects of freezing and drying, and studies involving ecology of cold environments, and cold adaptation

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Abstracts Volume 36 No 3 is now available



Volume 36, No. 3 May/June 2015

ISSN 0143-2044



Impact of liquid nitrogen exposure on selected biochemical and structural parameters of hydrated Phaseolus vulgaris L. seeds
Inaudis Cejas, Maribel Rivas, Lelurlys Nápoles,
Pedro Marrero, Lourdes Yabor, Carlos Aragón,
Aurora Pérez, Florent Engelmann,
Marcos Edel Martínez-Montero and José Carlos Lorenzo




Toxicity of cryoprotective agents and signaling of insulin-like growth factor in hen clam (Mactra chinensis) embryo
Youn Hee Choi and Taek Jeong Na m




Vitrification of Thai native cattle oocytes: effects of ethylene glycol concentrations and exposure time, linoleic acid albumin and cholesterol-loaded methyl-β-cyclodextrin
Jakkhaphan Chasombat, Thevin Vongpralub,
Saksiri Sirisathien, Yupin Phasuk and Pronjit Sonseeda




Extending the viability of spermatozoa and eggs of the sea urchin Lytechinus variegatus
Jéssica Malgarin and Charrid Resgalla Jr.




Effects of various semen extenders on semen parameters for the purpose of human male fertility preservation
Vickram A S, Kamini A Rao, Archana K, Jayaraman G,
Venkat Kumar S and Sridharan T.B




Evaluation of DMSO transport in human articular cartilage: vehicle solutions and effects on cell function
A.G. Kay, P. Rooney, J. Kearney and D.E. Pegg




Cryopreservation of in vitro-grown shoot tips of chinese medicinal plant Atractylodes macrocephala Koidz. Using a droplet-vitrification method
Jin-mei Zhang, Bin Huang, Xin-xiong Lu, Gayle M. Volk,
Xia Xin, Guang-kun Yin, Juan-juan He and Xiao-ling Chen




Seasonal changes of fatty acid composition in Thitarodes pui Larvae, a host of Ophiocordyceps sinensis
Jiequn Yi, Chenlin Guo, Zhiwen Zou and Guren Zhang




Numerical simulation on microwave rewarming of cryopreserved rabbit kidney with embedded superparamagnetic nanoparticles
Tao Wang and Gang Zhao




Development of a model to investigate red blood cell surface characteristics after cryopreservation
O.I. Gordiyenko, M.O. Anikieieva, S.L. Rozanova,
S.Ye. Kovalenko, I.F. Kovalenko and E.O.Gordiyenko





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