allografts


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allografts (al´əgraf´ts),

n.pl the transplantation of tissue between genetically nonidentical individuals of the same species. Also known as
homoplastic grafts or
homografts.
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Prior to use, the respective allografts (VG2 Cervical, LifeNet Health, Virginia Beach, VA), frozen or glycerol-preserved (Preservon, LifeNet Health, Virginia Beach, VA), were prepared as per manufacturer's instructions.
Antibodies eluted from acutely rejected renal allografts bind to and activate human endothelial cells.
Data collected during the 3-year study period revealed that systematic use of EDC in select recipients increased patient access to liver transplantation by 77% and reduced mortality before transplantation by more than 50%, compared with use of primarily traditional donor allografts, Ms.
During the investigation, TP-A suspended distribution of all orthopedic allografts containing bone, such as the tissue implanted in the recipient.
With Regeneration's cutting-edge technology, and this distribution agreement with a leading partner such as Stryker Endoscopy, we can help thousands of patients nationwide by providing them with safe, high quality allograft tissue for sports medicine procedures, such as ligament and cartilage reconstruction.
The surgery went well, and I fully expect her to make a complete recovery thanks to the substantial allograft donation by RTI," Beemer said.
The first, titled Perforated osteochondral allograft compositions, US Patent Number 9,168,140, covers donated osteochondral tissue with a bone and cartilage layer perforated with small holes to allow for cellular migration and osteochondral repair.
Allografts incorporate more slowly than autografts, as demonstrated in animal (8,9) and human studies.
The paper entitled "Dehydrated Human Amnion/Chorion Membrane Allografts as a Therapy for Orthopedic Tissue Repair" was authored by Jennifer Lei, PhD; Lauren B.
According to AlloCource, the procedures used similar technology to the company's AlloStem Cellular Bone Allograft process.
Shortly after receiving the allografts, we performed the transplantation and it was a complete success.