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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.
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autologous

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

(ɔˈtɒl ə gəs)

adj.
from the same organism: an autologous graft.
[1920–25]
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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"
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Translations

au·tol·o·gous

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

adj autólogo
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Adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells (ADMSCs) have been used for damaged cartilage regeneration due to adipose tissue that can provide an abundant source of ADMSCs autologously and does not pose the ethical, tumorigenic, or immunogenic risk as presented by pluripotent stem cells.
Stornelli et al., "An autologously generated platelet-rich plasma suturable membrane may enhance peripheral nerve regeneration after neurorraphy in an acute injury model of sciatic nerve neurotmesis," Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery, vol.
Pacak et al., "Transplantation of autologously derived mitochondria protects the heart from ischemia-reperfusion injury," American Journal of Physiology-Heart and Circulatory Physiology, vol.
One of the advantages to use BMCs is the possibility of autograft; that is, they can be harvested from a patient and autologously administered back.