isograft


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Related to isograft: syngraft, syngeneic graft

syngraft

 [sin´graft]
a graft between genetically identical individuals, such as identical twins or animals of a single highly inbred strain. Called also isogeneic graft, syngeneic graft, and isograft.

syn·graft

(sin'graft),
A tissue or organ transplated from one member of a species to another genetically identical member, as in kidney transplantation between identical twins. Compare: allograft, xenograft, autograft.

isograft

(ī′sə-grăft)
n.
A graft of tissue that is obtained from a donor genetically identical to the recipient.

syn·graft

(sin'graft)
A tissue or organ transplanted between genetically identical individuals.
Synonym(s): isogeneic graft, isograft, isologous graft, isoplastic graft.
[G. syn-, with, + graft, fr. M.E., fr. O.Fr. graffe, stylus, scion, fr. L. graphium, fr. G. graphō, to write]

isograft

Transplantation of tissue or an organ from one ISOGENIC person to another.

isograft

a transplant from one individual to a closely related individual of the same genotype, such as those between MONOZYGOTIC TWINS, or between members of the same inbred line, as in rodents.
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Morris, "The long-term metabolic function of intraportal and renal subcapsular islet isografts and the effect on glomerular basement membrane thickness in rats," Diabetologia, vol.
(d1) Thickness of intima in each group ([micro]m, original magnification x200), * P < 0.001, allograft group compared with the isograft group; # P = 0.017, lycopene group compared with the allograft group.
The slides of sectioned isografts and allografts were deparaffinized, hydrated, and treated with 3% hydrogen peroxide to remove endogenous peroxidase activity.
Origin of Organs Autografts: Same person (Skin grafts) Isografts: Identical twins Allografts: Same species Xenografts: Different species Source: Taber's cyclopedia medical dictionary (18th ed.).
In subsequent grafting experiments, we observed that antibodies raised against this protein detected a type of sponge stem cell, the archeocyte, that accumulated in the contact zone of allografts (between tissue from different individuals), but not of isografts (between genetically identical tissues).
Moore, "Anti-CD154 (CD40L) prevents recurrence of diabetes in islet isografts in the DR-BB rat," Diabetes, vol.
Patterson, "Adenovirus-mediated gene transfer of human interleukin 10 ameliorates reperfusion injury of rat lung isografts," Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, vol.