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Genetically identical or closely related, so as to allow tissue transplant; immunologically compatible: syngeneic grafts; syngeneic mice.

[From Greek sungeneia, kinship : syn-, syn- + genos, family; see genə- in Indo-European roots.]

syn·ge·ne′i·cal·ly adv.


(ˌsɪndʒɪˈniːɪk; ˌsɪndʒɪˈneɪɪk) or


(Genetics) with identical genes
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Protection against hemorrhagic colitis in an animal model by oral immunization with isogeneic rabbit enteropathogenic Escherichia coli attenuated by truncating intimin.
Hydrogen-enriched preservation protects the isogeneic intestinal graft and amends recipient gastric function during transplantation," Transplantation, vol.
Isogeneic comparison of primary and metastatic lung cancer identifies CX3CR1 as a molecular determinant of site-specific metastatic diffusion.
In contrast, other studies have concluded that resorption is an artifact of a laboratory environment, as replicate chimeras made with isogeneic subclones showed resorption when reared in the laboratory, but not in the field (Chad-wick-Furman and Weissman, 1995, 2003).
The presence of multiple bdr alleles and bdr subfamilies within isogeneic [ILLEGIBLE TEXT] speculation that there may be differential expression at either the subfamily or in level, possibly in response to environmental stimuli (46).