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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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Gene Signal is now conducting an international phase III trial with GS-101 for the prevention of pathologic corneal neovascularisation and thereby corneal graft rejection.
Amos Eiran, Tissera's Chairman & CEO comments: "We are very much encouraged by the great progress we have made in our diabetic primate model experiments, both in achieving a proof of concept for the therapeutic efficacy of our approach and in reducing the immune suppression dosage needed to prevent graft rejection.
Healthy Transplant provides easy-to-find, practical information in areas of interest to users including: understanding graft rejection and taking steps to avoid it; recognizing and avoiding infection; enhancing quality of life; adhering to prescribed medication schedules, diet and exercise programs and clinic visits; and effective communication with the transplant team.
sc28AT offers selective immunosuppressive activities, which may block unwanted T cell activation, as seen in graft rejection and certain autoimmune diseases.
Other cell therapeutic approaches using either genetically engineered or differentiated embryonic and neural stem cells are limited by issues of graft rejection and potential tumorogenic risk.
Pentostatin also demonstrated utility as an immunosuppressive treatment prior to donor lymphocyte infusion (DLI) for patients at risk for graft rejection after Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation (HCT).
In its filing Novartis says results from clinical studies that have followed more than 1,500 heart and kidney transplant recipients for up to 36 months showed that Certican administered concurrently with Neoral and corticosteroids effectively prevented graft rejection.
Prograf(R) is a cornerstone immunosuppressant for the prevention of graft rejection in kidney and liver transplantation.
All patients survived transplantation, but 3 had graft rejection and 1 had graft thrombosis.
Moreover, cell therapeutic approach using either genetically engineered or differentiated embryonic and neural stem cells are limited by issues of graft rejection and potential tumorogenic risk.
These include autoimmune and inflammatory disorders, graft rejection, cancer and viral hepatitis.
transplanting an ovary simply to restore hormones is perhaps not justified in terms of discomfort, the risk of graft rejection, and the danger of the surgery itself, Chen said.
ATG-FRESENIUS S is a polyclonal antibody preparation used for T-lymphocyte suppression in organ transplant patients in order to prevent organ graft rejection.
All patients had initial engraftment, wrote McSweeney and co-authors, and only 9 experienced graft rejection 2 to 4 months later.