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au·tol·o·gous

 (ô-tŏl′ə-gəs)
adj.
Derived or transferred from the same individual's body: autologous blood donation; an autologous bone marrow transplant.

[auto- + -logous (as in homologous).]

au·tol′o·gous·ly adv.

autologous

(ɔːˈtɒləɡəs)
adj
(Medicine) (of a tissue graft, blood transfusion, etc) originating from the recipient rather than from a donor

au•tol•o•gous

(ɔˈtɒl ə gəs)

adj.
from the same organism: an autologous graft.
[1920–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.autologous - derived from organisms of the selfsame individualautologous - derived from organisms of the selfsame individual; "autologous blood donation"
heterologous - derived from organisms of a different but related species; "a heterologous graft"
homologous - corresponding or similar in position or structure or function or characteristics; especially derived from an organism of the same species; "a homologous tissue graft"
Translations

au·tol·o·gous

a. autólogo-a, que indica algo que proviene del propio individuo.

autologous

adj autólogo
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Participation in an autologous program reminds patients and their families of the value of blood in general.
OTCBB: FCSC), a biotechnology company focused on the development of autologous (personalized) cell therapies for aesthetic, medical and scientific applications, announced today that David Pernock, the Company's Chairman and CEO, will be presenting at the ROTH 23rd Annual OC Growth Stock Conference to be held on March 13-16 at the Ritz-Carlton in Laguna Niguel, California.
Using FibrocelPs autologous fibroblast technology platform and Intrexon's UltraVector platform, the companies plan to genetically modify autologous fibroblasts to express TN-X.
based TAP Biosystems, a supplier of cell culture systems and consumables for life science applications, said it is installing a system to automate the ex-vivo expansion of autologous cell therapies (CellBase CT) at Czech Republic firm PrimeCell, a regenerative medicine company.
a manufacturer of orthopedic and biotechnology products, announced encouraging results from a company-sponsored Phase I safety trial for autologous concentrated bone marrow aspirate (BMA) therapy in the treatment of critical limb ischemia (CLI).
It is furthermore our belief that access to autologous or allogeneic hepatic stem cells would allow the development of an "artificial liver.
Two patients with HIV-related non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) who were treated with autologous stem cell transplantation while concomitantly receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy have remained in clinical remission from the lymphoma for at least 20 and 28 months, respectively, according to researchers at the City of Hope National Medical Center in Duarte, CA.
Patients must remain in isolation for six weeks while the autologous transplant takes hold.
The success of a predeposit autologous transfusion program at our 339-bed community hospital is just such a dream come true.
Atara Biotherapeutics announced that the company's collaborating investigators at QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute and The University of Queensland reported updated positive results for an ongoing Phase 1 study of autologous ATA190, an Epstein-Barr Virus specific T-cell immunotherapy, in patients with progressive MS.
To evaluate the efficacy of repeated autologous serum injections in patients with chronic autoimmune urticaria.
African American women undergoing mastectomy for breast cancer are more likely than white women to undergo autologous breast reconstruction using their own tissue, rather than implant-based reconstruction, reports a study in the August issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).

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