tissue type

tissue type

n
(Genetics) the inherited chemical characteristics of the bodily tissue of an individual that are recognized and, when grafted, are accepted or rejected by the immune system of another individual. The tissue type is determined by the histocompatibility antigens
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Aplastic anaemia can be treated with a bone marrow transplant, provided the donor has the same tissue type as the recipient.
In addition, readers can access a data analysis of the global tissue banking market in relation to segments based on tissue type, product, geography and application.
The use of stem cells from different species enabled researchers to differentiate between the origin of each tissue type which developed.
The esteemed author stated that HLA-DQ2 tissue type was found in 95% of patients and HLA-DQ8 was found in the remaining patients as a result of genetic analysis performed in celiac patients, and the risk of celiac disease was higher in patients with autoimmune diseases including type 1 diabetes mellitus and autoimmune thyroiditis compared with the normal population.
zea larvae when fed a single soybean tissue type, and the preference of these same instars when given a choice of a range of soybean tissue types.
Real-time feedback informs the surgeon of changes in tissue type by an audio signal varying in pitch and cadence.
The market is segmented based on tissue type, application type, end user type, and region.
DESPERATELY ILL mum Paula Wallace's only chance of survival, and of seeing her two children grow up, is a blood stemcell donation from someone with a matching tissue type The senior sister in a neonatal intensive care unit, from Newport, is appealing for donors to come forward after being diagnosed with leukaemia at the end of last year.
Delete Blood Cancer UK says that each person shares a potentially lifesaving link with just one or two other people in the population, but that having the same tissue type means you could help save a life by donating blood stem cells which could cure a blood cancer - and that they could do the same for you.
But for the transplant to succeed the tissue type of the donor and patient must match extremely closely.
Healthcare company Covidien (NYSE:COV) reported on Wednesday the market availability of an advanced ablation system technology that offers physicians predictable results regardless of the target location or tissue type, overcoming a significant roadblock to predictable ablation of soft tissue.
In all cases, the exact Percoll concentration for each layer may differ substantially from published procedures depending on tissue type used, age of tissue, and plant species and must be determined empirically.