Device Name Device Image Technology
Summary
FDA Approved Total
Process Time
Disposable
Compatibility
BMAC
Version
Disposable List Price
(1 kit)
Hardware List Price Increase Above Baseline Enriched
Volume
% Platelet Recovery
GPS III™
(Biomet)
Floating Buoy 510(k) 15 min Druker Centrifuge Yes $700 $16,000 3.2 x 3-6ml
90%*
Angel
(Arthrex)
Computer Aided System 510(k) 25 min Cytomedix Centrifuge Yes $495 $10,950 4.3x 1-10ml 76%
ACP
(Arthrex)
Standard Centrifugation 510(k) 5 min Hettich Rotofix 32A No $295 N/A 2.1 + 2 4.1ml 60%
AutoloGel System
(Cytomedix)
Standard Centrifugation 510(k) 1-2 min Cytomedix Centrifuge No $325 $5000 1.0x 1-2ml 78%
GenesisCS
(Emcyte)
Direct Siphoning 510(k) 16 min Druker or Eppendorf Yes N/A N/A 10 + 3 (4ml)* 4ml 68 + 17.1*
Pure PRP 2
(Emcyte)
Standard Centrifugation Unknown 6.5 min Druker or Eppendorf Yes N/A N/A 8.0x* 7.0ml 76%*
Harvest® SmartPrep2 BMAC™ SmartPReP APC<sup>+</sup> System Floating Shelf 510(k) 16 min Harvest Centrifuge Yes $395 $9950 4.0x 10ml 72.0 + 10
Symphony II
(Depuy)
Floating Shelf 510(k) 16 min Harvest Centrifuge No $395 $9950 4.0x 10ml 72.0 + 10
Magellan™
(Arteriocyte)

Computer Aided System 510(k) 17 min Machine Specific No $350-495 $9950 5.1x 1-10ml 70%
SELPHYL®
(Cascade Medical)
Standard Centrifugation 510(k)

Warning

20 min Drucker Centrifuge No N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Res-Q 60 BMC (Thermogenesis) Standard Centrifugation 510(k) 20 min Machine Specific BMAC
Only
N/A N/A 6.5x
(MNC)
6.5ml N/A
Dr PRP USA
(Rmedica - Korea)
Standard Centrifugation Not Approved 12 min Machine Specific No N/A N/A N/A 4ml 94%*
Prolo 30-50
(RM Bio Co, Ltd.)
Standard Centrifugation None N/A N/A No N/A N/A 4.0-6.0x   N/A
Prolo-High
(RM Bio Co, Ltd.)
Standard Centrifugation None N/A N/A No N/A N/A 5.0-8.0x   N/A

CASCADE®
Autologous Platelet System (MTF)

 

Standard Centrifugation 510(k) 20 min Drucker Centrifuge No N/A N/A 1-2x 1-2ml N/A
VETERINARY DEVICES
PlateletMax™ (Stemlogix) No Photo Available N/A N/A N/A N/A No N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
IRAP II
(Arthrex)
Standard Centrifugation N/A 10 min N/A No N/A N/A None N/A N/A
Genesis CS-2 (Vet-Stem) Standard Centrifugation N/A 15 min N/A No $135 $2000 5.4x 4ml 68 + 17.1*
E-PET
(Equine Partners)
Filtration N/A 5 min N/A No N/A None 7.0x N/A N/A
Res-Q
(Vantus Laboratories / Thermogenesis)
Standard Centrifugation N/A 20 min Machine Specific No N/A N/A 6.0x 6.5ml 60.0 + 10
Note: The results above have been obtained from references cited below and in some cases directly from the manufacturer's product literature.  Perfusion.com, Inc. does not warranty the accuracy or validity of the above data, as pricing is subject to change and individual test results may vary significantly.  Clinical decisions to use a product should be based on in-depth research, careful analysis and physician direction.

* Data obtained from manufacturer's promotional literature.                                        Leave your comments here

References:
  1. Kevy, et al, Comparison of Methods for Point of Care Preparation of Autologous Platelet Gel, JECT, 2004; 36:28-35.
  2. Kevy, et al, Center for Blood Research; Presented at AMSECT – Hemostatis in Blood Management Meeting; April 2004
  3. Stammers, A.H., Trowbridge, C.C., et al, Establishment of a Quality Control Program for Platelet Gel Preparation: A Comparison of Four Commercial Devices – Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology Meeting: 9th Annual Update on Cardiopulmonary Bypass, March 2004
  4. Cobe Cardiovascular, Angel Whole Blood Separation, 2004 306700000 Rev A 10/04 5x increase in 10% of whole blood volume processed 5x in (0.10 x 60 ml) = 5x in 6 ml PRP
  5. Cobe Cardiovascular, Angel Whole Blood Separation, 2004 306700000 Rev A 10/04 15 min to process 40 ml/28 minutes to process 180 ml Time to process 120 ml = 15 min + {(28 min -15 min)/(180 ml – 40 ml)} x 80 ml = 22.4 min
  6. Process times of 15.5 min per pass presented Sept 24, 2005, California State Perfusion Society Meeting, Lake Tahoe, NV.
  7. Christensen, et, al,  Autologous platelet gel : An in vitro analysis of platelet-rich plasma using multiple cycles, JECT 2006,:38:249-253
  8. Fried D, Leo J, Weber F, Husain M, Cullen J.  Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis of Platelet-Rich PlasmaCollection Using the Haemonetics Cell Saver 5 in OpenHeart Surgery. JECT 2006;38:235-240
  9. Waters JH, Roberts KC. Database Review of Possible Factors Influencing Point-of-Care Platelet Gel Manufacture. JECT 2004;36:250-254