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Synonyms for graft

Synonyms for graft

money, property, or a favor given, offered, or promised to a person or accepted by a person in a position of trust as an inducement to dishonest behavior

Synonyms for graft

(surgery) tissue or organ transplanted from a donor to a recipient

the practice of offering something (usually money) in order to gain an illicit advantage

the act of grafting something onto something else


cause to grow together parts from different plants

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place the organ of a donor into the body of a recipient

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Combined HLA matched limbal stem cell allograft with amniotic membrane transplantation as a prophylactic surgical procedure to prevent corneal graft rejection after penetrating keratoplasty: case report.
The report provides a snapshot of the global therapeutic landscape of Corneal Graft Rejection
Global Markets Direct's, 'Corneal Graft Rejection - Pipeline Review, H1 2014', provides an overview of the Corneal Graft Rejection's therapeutic pipeline.
Epidemiology and Risk Factors for Corneal Graft Rejection.
However, both can be subject to interference, (8,11) and even if both crossmatches are negative, early graft rejections still occur.
Underexposure can cause relapse of the disease and/or graft rejection.
Other topics include helicobacter pylori infection as a risk factor for glaucoma, computer-aided detection of glaucomatous changes, and corneal endothelial cell stress during acute allogenic graft rejection.
Classical somite transplantation techniques have been hampered by the necessity of a small opening in the chick eggshell, difficulty in hatching the offspring and interspecies post-hatch graft rejection.
Temporary discontinuation of immunosuppressive treatment and renal graft rejection.
1c] levels, a lower rate of pancreas graft survival, and a higher rate of acute pancreas graft rejection.
Surprisingly, 12 kidney recipients (67%) had graft rejection, mostly of the early acute cellular type.
Polyclonal antibody treatment, for example, reduced the risk of renal graft rejection by 25% and graft loss by 61%.
Subsequent research showed that white blood cells attached to the transplanted organ ("passenger leukocytes") elicit a strong primary immune response in the transplant recipient and, in the presence of under-immunosuppression, will result in graft rejection.
If put to practice in transplants, the technique will make it possible for transplanted organs to take without having recourse to immunosuppressants and without graft rejection, Ikehara said.
Biohybrid's product platform of hybrid antibodies and genetically engineered vectors are agents for the treatment of graft rejection, graft-versus-host disease, and autoimmune disorders.