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Synonyms for allograft

tissue or organ transplanted from a donor of the same species but different genetic makeup


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In developed industrialized countries allotransplants from bone banks have been used routinely for more than three decades now.
She had received a stem cell allotransplant, followed by immunosuppressive treatment.
Christian Barnard performed the first human open heart allotransplant in Cape Town, South Africa, in 1967 (Milanesi et al.
Results of an outpatient-based stem cell allotransplant program using nonmyeloablative conditioning regimens.
Louis, performed an ovarian allotransplant between 24-year-old identical twins, one of whom had premature ovarian failure.
The fundamental difference between this approach and the traditional allotransplant is that less reliance is placed on the tumoricidal properties of the conditioning regimen and more is placed on the powerfully cytotoxic effect of an allogeneic immune response.