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Received: 14 July 2020
Accepted: 30 October 2020
First Online: 5 January 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The manuscript does not contain experiments using animals. Instead, porcine blood was obtained from a local slaughterhouse. The manuscript does not contain studies involving human participants, human data or human tissue.
: Not applicable.
: Conflict of interest and Source of Funding: “Dr. Brodie” receives research support from ALung Technologies, he was previously on their medical advisory board. He has been on the medical advisory boards for Baxter, BREETHE, Xenios and Hemovent. The remaining authors declare no financial, consulting, institutional or commercial conflict of interest. All other authors declare that they have no competing interests.