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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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The types of transplant in the market are autograft, allograft and allotransplantation, xenograft and xenotransplantation and other.
Definitive treatment for persistent hypoparathyroidism in a kidney transplant patient: parathyroid allotransplantation. Thyroid 2005;15:1299-302.
The male patients in this series underwent face allotransplantation between January 2012 and December 2014.
Further, there are opportunities to utilize cells in liver assist devices and allotransplantation to treat acute liver failure.
A recent therapeutic entity is represented by the vascularized composite allotransplantation, including non-vital allograft transplantation like upper and lower limbs, face, larynx and trachea, abdominal wall, penis and uterus transplantation.
Background: Endothelium allotransplantation is the primary treatment for corneal decompensation.
With the beginning of an era of reconstructive allotransplantation, cases of face and hand transplantation are widely reported.[2] Other reported composite tissue transfers include cases of arm, knee, abdominal wall, scalp, larynx, nerve, muscle, tongue, and trachea.[3] The literature for penile transplantation so far is limited to experimental studies on rats[4,5] and two clinical cases on humans.[6,7]
Allotransplantation (VCA) as "transplants composed of several
Hardy's accomplishment was made possible, thanks to allotransplantation techniques developed by Dr Murray and colleagues in Boston a decade earlier.
Therefore, it appears that CO can indeed protect against vascular arterial thrombosis in murine aortic allotransplantation.
This study explores the initial role and mechanism of ERCs in attenuating transplant vasculopathy following aorta allotransplantation, and it may provide a theoretical basis for the future clinical use of ERCs in preventing chronic allograft rejection.