P F van der Meer

Summary

Affiliation: Sanquin Research
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint WBC-reduced platelet concentrates from pooled buffy coats in additive solution: an evaluation of in vitro and in vivo measures
    P F van der Meer
    Blood Bank of North Holland, Plesmanlaan 125, Postbus 9137, 1006 AC Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 41:917-22. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Interruption of agitation of platelet concentrates: effects on in vitro parameters
    P F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Vox Sang 88:227-34. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two sterile connection devices and the effect of sterile connections on blood component quality
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 46:418-23. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of interruption of agitation on in vitro measures of platelet concentrates in additive solution
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 47:955-9. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Overnight storage of whole blood: a comparison of two designs of butane-1,4-diol cooling plates
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank Northwest Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 47:2038-43. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Platelet concentrates, from whole blood or collected by apheresis?
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank, Department of Product and Process Development, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Transfus Apher Sci 48:129-31. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Volume-reduced platelet concentrates: optimization of production and storage conditions
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank, Department of Product and Process Development, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 52:819-27. 2012
  8. doi request reprint A flow cytometric method for platelet counting in platelet concentrates
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Supply, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 52:173-80. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Sterilization method of platelet storage containers affects in vitro parameters
    P F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Vox Sang 92:32-6. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The effect of plastic overwraps on storage measures of red cell concentrates
    P F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Plesmanlaan 125, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Vox Sang 93:176-8. 2007

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint WBC-reduced platelet concentrates from pooled buffy coats in additive solution: an evaluation of in vitro and in vivo measures
    P F van der Meer
    Blood Bank of North Holland, Plesmanlaan 125, Postbus 9137, 1006 AC Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 41:917-22. 2001
    ..8 and that will give sufficient platelet increments after transfusion: a 1-hour CCI of >7.5 and a 20-hour CCI of >2.5...
  2. ncbi request reprint Interruption of agitation of platelet concentrates: effects on in vitro parameters
    P F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Vox Sang 88:227-34. 2005
    ..It was therefore our aim to study the effects of interruption of agitation on the in vitro parameters of PCs stored in platelet additive solutions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two sterile connection devices and the effect of sterile connections on blood component quality
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 46:418-23. 2006
    ..Welds were made with Terumo SCD (T-SCD) or CompoDock S2, and unwelded tubing served as reference...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of interruption of agitation on in vitro measures of platelet concentrates in additive solution
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 47:955-9. 2007
    ..The rates at which the deleterious effects occur, however, are unknown. Therefore, in vitro parameters of PCs in additive solution (AS) during various periods without agitation have been investigated...
  5. ncbi request reprint Overnight storage of whole blood: a comparison of two designs of butane-1,4-diol cooling plates
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank Northwest Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 47:2038-43. 2007
    ..This study compared cooling efficiency and in vitro quality of plasma and of stored white cell (WBC)-reduced red cells (RBCs) from overnight-stored WB, cooled with either of the systems...
  6. doi request reprint Platelet concentrates, from whole blood or collected by apheresis?
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank, Department of Product and Process Development, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Transfus Apher Sci 48:129-31. 2013
    ..Apheresis donation procedures have fewer adverse events. All these factors need to be considered and weighed when selecting a method of platelet collection for a blood center...
  7. doi request reprint Volume-reduced platelet concentrates: optimization of production and storage conditions
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank, Department of Product and Process Development, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 52:819-27. 2012
    ..We evaluated the maximal storage time of the volume-reduced PCs in gas-permeable containers...
  8. doi request reprint A flow cytometric method for platelet counting in platelet concentrates
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Supply, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 52:173-80. 2012
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  9. ncbi request reprint Sterilization method of platelet storage containers affects in vitro parameters
    P F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Vox Sang 92:32-6. 2007
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  10. ncbi request reprint The effect of plastic overwraps on storage measures of red cell concentrates
    P F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Plesmanlaan 125, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Vox Sang 93:176-8. 2007
    ..For hygienic purposes, plastic overwraps can be used for storage of leucoreduced red cell concentrates (LR-RCC). However, the effect of the use of such overwrapping on in vitro parameters during 42 days of storage was unknown...
  11. doi request reprint Platelet additive solutions: a future perspective
    P F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Plesmanlaan 125, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfus Clin Biol 14:522-5. 2007
    ..Thus, PASs seem to be an excellent replacement for (part of) the plasma when producing PCs, and allow extended storage with maintenance of quality, but more clinical studies are needed to substantiate in vitro results...
  12. doi request reprint Counting platelets in platelet concentrates on hematology analyzers: a multicenter comparative study
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 49:81-90. 2009
    ..It was our aim to compare currently used hematology analyzers for counting PLTs in PLT concentrates using fixed human PLTs...
  13. doi request reprint Increase of blood donation speed by optimizing the needle-to-tubing connection: an application of donation software
    P F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Vox Sang 97:21-5. 2009
    ..To increase blood donation speed, the connection between the needle and the tubing was modified. The aim was to evaluate the effect of this modification on various donation parameters...
  14. doi request reprint In vitro comparison of platelet storage in plasma and in four platelet additive solutions, and the effect of pathogen reduction: a proposal for an in vitro rating system
    P F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Vox Sang 98:517-24. 2010
    ..The study was performed in four blood centres where each tested four conditions. Study..
  15. doi request reprint In vivo tracking of transfused platelets for recovery and survival studies: an appraisal of labeling methods
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank South West Region, Plesmanlaan 1a, 2333 BZ Leiden, P O Box 2184, 2301 CD Leiden, The Netherlands
    Transfus Apher Sci 42:53-61. 2010
    ..This paper reviews alternative, non-radioactive methods, which includes biotinylation of platelets, and discrimination of transfused platelets based on HLA discrepancy. The benefits and disadvantages of these methods will be discussed...
  16. doi request reprint Active cooling of whole blood to room temperature improves blood component quality
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Research and Development, Sanquin Blood Bank North West, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 51:357-62. 2011
    ..Until now, no paired comparison had been performed, and it was our aim to compare the effect of active versus no active cooling on the in vitro quality of WB and subsequently prepared blood components...
  17. doi request reprint Evaluation of overnight hold of whole blood at room temperature before component processing: effect of red blood cell (RBC) additive solutions on in vitro RBC measures
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Department of Product and Process Development, Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 51:15S-24S. 2011
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  18. doi request reprint Evaluation of the overnight hold of whole blood at room temperature, before component processing: platelets (PLTs) from PLT-rich plasma
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 51:45S-49S. 2011
    ..It is logistically preferable to hold WB overnight at room temperature for next-day processing. We compared in vitro quality of PLT-rich plasma (PRP)-derived PLT concentrates (PCs) from fresh versus overnight-held WB...
  19. doi request reprint Platelet preservation: agitation and containers
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Department of Product and Process Development, Sanquin Blood Bank, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfus Apher Sci 44:297-304. 2011
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  20. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of automated blood collection mixers
    P F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Vox Sang 91:275-7. 2006
    ..We investigated the mixing capacity of two whole blood (WB) collection mixers...
  21. ncbi request reprint The effect of whole-blood storage time on the number of white cells and platelets in whole blood and in white cell-reduced red cells
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank Northwest Region, Amsterdam
    Transfusion 46:589-94. 2006
    ..The effect of storage time on the composition of WB and subsequently prepared WBC-reduced RBCs was studied...
  22. ncbi request reprint Gamma irradiation does not affect 7-day storage of platelet concentrates
    P F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Vox Sang 89:97-9. 2005
    ..Extension of storage of leucocyte-reduced platelet concentrates (LR-PCs) to 7 days has recently been introduced, but the effect of gamma irradiation on in vitro parameters was unknown...
  23. ncbi request reprint Preparation and storage of white blood cell-reduced split apheresis platelet concentrates for pediatric use
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank Northwest Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 45:223-7. 2005
    ..The aim was to investigate PCs, WBC reduced and bacterially screened, from single-donor apheresis procedures, divided in 3 or 4 pediatric units and stored up to 5 days...
  24. ncbi request reprint Storage of platelets in additive solution for up to 12 days with maintenance of good in-vitro quality
    Pieter F van der Meer
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 44:1204-11. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to examine in-vitro storage characteristics of PCs in various storage solutions: plasma only, or mixtures of plasma with PAS-II, PAS-III, PAS-IIIM, and Composol...
  25. ncbi request reprint Preparation of leukodepleted platelet concentrates from pooled buffy coats: prestorage filtration with Autostop BC
    R N Pietersz
    Red Cross Blood Bank, Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Vox Sang 76:231-6. 1999
    ..8 and 7.4 and presence of the swirling effect. Our aim was to develop a standardized, semiautomated method for the production of LD-PC, by pooling of buffy coats (BC), and prestorage leukoreduction by filtration...
  26. ncbi request reprint Development of white blood cell fragments, during the preparation and storage of platelet concentrates, as measured by using real-time polymerase chain reaction
    M J Dijkstra-Tiekstra
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Vox Sang 87:250-6. 2004
    ..We investigated the occurrence and production of WBC fragments in platelet concentrates (PCs) and plasma units, during storage and filtration, by using real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and flow cytometry...
  27. ncbi request reprint Comparison of various dimethylsulphoxide-containing solutions for cryopreservation of leucoreduced platelet concentrates
    M J Dijkstra-Tiekstra
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Vox Sang 85:276-82. 2003
    ..For this, we varied the composition of the cryopreservation medium and studied various parameters of cryopreserved LR-PCs for up to 24 h after thawing at room temperature...
  28. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two platelet additive solutions
    P F van der Meer
    Blood Bank North Holland, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfus Med 11:193-7. 2001
    ..Composol-PS has a slightly better buffering capacity, reflected as a more constant pH throughout the storage period...
  29. ncbi request reprint Comparison of five platforms for enumeration of residual leucocytes in leucoreduced blood components
    P F van der Meer
    Blood Bank North Holland, Pkesmanlaan 125, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Haematol 115:953-62. 2001
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  30. ncbi request reprint Variation of pH-measurement in platelet concentrates
    P F van der Meer
    Blood Bank North Holland, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfus Med 11:49-54. 2001
    ..Validation of blood gas analysers for pH measurement of these solutions is therefore mandatory...
  31. ncbi request reprint Leukoreduction of platelet concentrates using a 'polishing' filter
    P F van der Meer
    Blook Bank North Holland, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Vox Sang 79:27-33. 2000
    ..This filter has a 'limited' leukoreducing capacity, hence the filter is called a 'polishing' filter...
  32. ncbi request reprint Metabolic energy reduction by glucose deprivation and low gas exchange preserves platelet function after 48 h storage at 4 degrees C
    B A Badlou
    Sanquin Blood Bank North West Region, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Vox Sang 92:311-8. 2007
    ..However, the use of the mitochondrial inhibitor antimycin A is incompatible with platelet transfusion...
  33. doi request reprint Effect of rate and delay of cooling during initial cooling process: in vitro effect on red cells
    I J Bontekoe
    Sanquin Blood Bank region North West, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Vox Sang 101:16-20. 2011
    ..The effect of these parameters of the initial cooling of leucoreduced red cell concentrates (LR-RCC) on in vitro quality is not known...
  34. ncbi request reprint Influence of temperature, filter wettability, and timing of filtration on the removal of WBCs from RBC concentrates
    P F van der Meer
    Blood Bank of North Holland, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 41:540-4. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the influence of the filtration temperature, the wettability of the filter material, and the timing of the filtration after collection...
  35. ncbi request reprint Crossover study of three methods for low-level white blood cell counting on two types of flow cytometer
    M J Dijkstra-Tiekstra
    Sanquin Working Party for Low Level Leukocyte Counting, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cytometry B Clin Cytom 54:39-45. 2003
    ..In this study, three flow cytometric, low-level WBC counting methods were cross compared using two flow cytometers...
  36. ncbi request reprint Interlaboratory comparison of red-cell ATP, 2,3-diphosphoglycerate and haemolysis measurements
    J R Hess
    University of Maryland Medical School, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Vox Sang 89:44-8. 2005
    ..The reproducibility of RBC ATP, DPG and haemolysis measurements between centres was investigated...
  37. ncbi request reprint Storage of platelets in additive solutions: a multicentre study of the in vitro effects of potassium and magnesium
    H Gulliksson
    Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Vox Sang 85:199-205. 2003
    ..To confirm the preliminary results and to evaluate the effects of different preparation protocols, an international multicentre study, which included 11 different sites, was conducted...