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guided tissue regeneration

regeneration of tissue directed by the physical presence and/or chemical activities of a biomaterial; often involves placement of barriers to exclude one or more cell types during healing or regeneration of tissue.

guid·ed tis·sue re·gen·er·a·tion

(gīd'ĕd tish'ū rē-jen'ĕr-ā'shŭn)
Regeneration of tissue directed by the physical presence or chemical activities of a biomaterial; often involves placement of barriers to exclude one or more cell types during healing or regeneration of tissue.

guided tissue regeneration

Abbreviation: GTR
Any of the techniques used in periodontics to reconstruct lost or diseased periodontal tissue in those with gingival recession. GTR often involves the use of absorbable barrier membranes or collagen.
See also: regeneration

guid·ed tis·sue re·ge·ner·a·tion

(gīd'ĕd tish'ū rē-jen'ĕr-ā'shŭn)
Regeneration of tissue directed by physical presence and/or chemical activities of a biomaterial; often involves placement of barriers to exclude one or more cell types during healing or regeneration of tissue.
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The dynamic debut of the new McLaren Senna GTR comes 12 months after the original McLaren Senna starred at the 76th Goodwood Members' Meeting and just days after confirmation that the unique LEGO McLaren Senna, constructed using almost 500,000 LEGO bricks, will be on display at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in July.
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Though two carriers have been retaining the GTR deals with the government, Korean Air has been virtually monopolizing official transportation services.
But he also attacked the private train operators, saying that Northern and GTR were "not sufficiently prepared".
This agreement sets out that this would be the last and final term of the agreement and GTR will have to find a suitable substitute technology supplier under a definitive replacement plan envisaged in RTSA.
"GTR has also taken the lead amongst its competitors which will enable to show its credibility in the market.
First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB), the UAE's largest bank and one of the world's largest financial institutions, has been recognised as the 'Best Trade Finance Bank in MENA' at the GTR Leaders in Trade 2016 awards.
We are not contending that the motorcycle was the one encroaching the GTR's lane but it would be wrong and biased to accuse that it was the GTR just because it's a fast race car,' he added.
Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) said 33 Gatwick Express services previously axed amid staff shortages will not return until December 12 because of the leaf issue.
The policy will be launched in the coming months on Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) before being rolled out across the country.
However, now that political considerations have zoned in on China's rapid rise, a wave of protectionist and discriminatory measures have begun to define the world economy, says a new Global Trade Report (GTR) titled "FDI Recovers?", an analysis of the current discussion and policy framework in the G20 summit in Hangzhou, China.