PRP or PRF? an Examination of Two Platelet Derived Products

Lately, PRF is being marketed as the newest development in autologous biologics.  The reality is that PRF has been around for as long as PRP and this is simply a rebranding by marketing departments to try and differentiate their companies product.  In this article we will take a closer look so you can decide for … Read more

Which PRP is Best: What You Need to Know

What is the best PRP processing kit or system is an interesting question that is often asked.  The problem is, without a solid framework to understand exactly how to classify PRP, “best” is a subjective term.  In this sense, anyone can claim that their PRP is the “best”, and pretty much everyone in the industry … Read more

EmCyte PRP: A Step By Step Guide

Although the preparation of Platelet-Rich-Plasma (PRP) is not a complicated process, there are several critical steps that must be followed.  In addition to the published IFU protocols there are some optional techniques that we will further elaborate on in this post.  Specifically, we will be going over the preparation and concentration protocols for an EmCyte … Read more

EmCyte Centrifuges: Executive vs. Platinum

If you’ve decided to use EmCyte PRP in your practice, congratulations, now you will need to decide which one of their proprietary centrifuges you would like to use.  EmCyte offers two different models – The Executive Series Centrifuge and the Platinum Series Centrifuge.  Both centrifuge rotors are swing out type and they process all the … Read more