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1. A transplant of an organ or tissue between genetically different individuals of the same species.
2. The organ or tissue transplanted in such a procedure; an allograft.

al′lo·trans′plant′ v.
al′lo·trans′plan·ta′tion (-plăn-tā′shən) n.


(ˈæl əˌgræft, -ˌgrɑft)

a tissue or organ obtained from one member of a species and grafted to a genetically dissimilar member of the same species. Also called homograft.
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Transplant experts say a hand or face - called vascularised composite allotransplantation, or VCA - has as little as a couple of hours and offers from donor families have been refused because of the limitations.
A non-frozen living tissue bank for allotransplantation using green tea polyphenols.
Their topics include oral cavity reconstruction, laryngotracheal reconstruction with prefabricated free flaps and tracheal allotransplantation, principles of multidisciplinary care in head and neck cancer treatments, postoperative care and management of surgical complications, and imaging and computer modeling in head and neck reconstruction.
Effect of polyethylene glycol in pig intestinal allotransplantation without immunosuppression," Journal of Surgical Research, vol.
These cells can improve experimental auto-immune encephalomyelitis in a model of multiple sclerosis and enhance the survival in a model of allotransplantation in baboon (14).
The year 1969 saw the first successful attempt of allotransplantation from a sibling.
I am therefore thinking about changing our clinical research from autotransplantation to allotransplantation for as many patients as possible.
Upper Extremity Composite Allotransplantation, in PLASTIC SURGERY: HAND AND UPPER EXTREMITY 833, 843 (2013) (finding recipients of allotransplantation are otherwise healthy without co-morbidities or multiple reconstructions).
Besides, since lymphoid tissue cells as a well as macrophages are the morphological substrate ensuring the formation of the immune response to antigenic stimulation, cells of this type may be one of the essential objects in fusion during organ allotransplantation.
Hand transplantation is a form of composite tissue allotransplantation (CTA).
In the last 14 years, the field of vascularized allotransplantation has become a reality, which we were privileged to publish in the Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development in 2009 [7].