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to remove tissues or cells from a donor for transplantation.
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A popular term for the procurement of a transplant organ or tissue from a cadaveric or live donor
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To obtain cells, tissues, or organs for grafting or transplantation, from either a donor or the patient.
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Q. Is it common to get an allergic reaction in the eye from olive harvest? I've been around olive trees for a few hours and now feel like I have something in my eye but there is nothing there. can it be an allergic reaction? I dont get it from eating olives...

A. but in one eye..? that just doesn't seem likely. but i guess there is no reason not to try both treatments....

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The team is mandated to licence and register all those who wish to engage in any sand harvesting activities, maintain a register and advice the county executive committee on the structure and operations of sand harvesting and related activities.
High barley harvesting results were also achieved in Neftchala, Sheki, Bilasuvar, Barda, Samukh, Goranboy, Gakh, Agjabadi, Fizuli, Agdam, Tartar and Imishli districts.
Bashir Ahmed, another farmer expalined that he has started harvesting of the wheat crop by using reaper machines due to shortage of labourers for this purpose.
Water harvesting can meet water needs for domestic uses and livestock.
Manual harvesting of lentils is becoming increasingly nonviable due to rising labor cost and shortage of labor at peak harvest time [16].
By contrast, oleocellosis incidence was the least (3.33%) of fruit harvested on November 15th and increased significantly with incremental delay in harvesting and was the highest (26.67%) in fruit harvested on February 15th.
Researchers in the past have investigated different technologies for mechanical harvesting of tree fruit.
The workers, mainly those who do the harvesting, are attributing their woes to a farm mechanization program of the government, which replaced manual labor with combine harvester machines.
For the second consecutive year, ideal growing and harvesting conditions led to high-quality grapes that should produce exceptional wines in the coming years, they said.
This year, however, the cold weather was a generalized phenomenon that saw properties from Tantalus Vineyards above Kelowna, B.C., to Nk'Mip Cellars in heat-baked Osoyoos, B.C., harvesting ice wine grapes earlier--and in greater abundance--than in previous seasons.