isograft


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i·so·graft

 (ī′sə-grăft)
n.
A tissue or organ graft between genetically identical individuals, as between identical twins or between members of an inbred animal strain.

isograft

(ˈaɪsəˌɡrɑːft)
n
(Surgery) surgery a graft taken from a donor genetically identical to the recipient
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The first group (n = 8) was treated for 8 weeks with saline vehicle after an isograft (1 ml/day, isograft group); the second group (n = 8) was treated for 8 weeks with saline vehicle after an allograft (allograft group); the third group (n = 8) was treated for 8 weeks with lycopene (30 mg/kg/d, lycopene group) after an allograft.
The 4 main types of grafts used defined on the basis of their origin are autograft, isograft, allograft and xenograft.
38) reported that the acellularity of the nerve graft reduced the antigenicity level nearer to the isograft.
In the isograft controls, these values did not differ between untreated and PM treated rats.