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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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North America is anticipated to remain the leading market for autologous fat grafting during the forecast period 2019-2029.
Summary: North America is anticipated to remain the leading market for autologous fat grafting during the forecast period 2019-2029.
(NASDAQ: BCLI), a leader in developing innovative autologous cellular therapies for highly debilitating neurodegenerative diseases, announced today, that the Company will hold a conference call to update shareholders on financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2019, and provide a corporate update, at 8:00 a.m, Eastern Daylight Time, on Tuesday, August 13, 2019.
The Phase 2 open-label, multicenter study of repeated intrathecal administration of autologous MSC-NTF (NurOwn) cells will be directed at USC by neurologist Daniel Pelletier.
Tessa Therapeutics, a clinical-stage immunotherapy company focused on autologous and off-the-shelf, allogeneic therapies targeting solid tumours, has collaborated with United States-based Merck (known as MSD outside the US and Canada), through a subsidiary.
(NASDAQ: BCLI) announced that the first patient has been enrolled in its Phase 2 open-label, multicenter study of repeated intrathecal administration of autologous MSC-NTF cells in participants with progressive multiple sclerosis (MS).
The company said the ovarian Phase 2 double-blind study is active and enrolling approximately 99 patients who are being randomized in a 2:1 ratio to receive either the autologous cancer stem cell-targeting immunotherapy or autologous monocytes as a comparator.
The session will also provide a comparative review of HYALOFAST in comparison to ACI, or Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation, and MACI, or Matrix Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation, two-step surgeries requiring cell cultivation.
The increase in equity share will allow Lonza to further develop the technology to support the growing need for scalable autologous manufacturing.
Timothy Smith, co-founder of Octane Biotech with Ian Grant, said, "As continuing shareholders and directors of Octane Biotech, we welcome the expanded engagement of Lonza to significantly accelerate and reinforce the role of the Cocoon system as a game changer in the autologous cell therapy manufacturing space.
The authority will introduce guidelines through a new Stem Cell Scientific Board for those seeking to offer Autologous Stem Cell therapy (cells derived from one's own fat and blood).
THURSDAY, June 21, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Patients undergoing autologous post-mastectomy breast reconstruction have greater satisfaction than those undergoing implant reconstruction, and the odds of developing complications are significantly higher for autologous reconstruction types versus expander-implant techniques, according to two studies published online June 20 in JAMA Surgery.

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