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  • Donation
  • Dr. Ante - Zvonimir Golem, State Secretary for Health and Social Welfare, on 22nd of February 2011 inaugurated officially a Regional Health Development Center for Organ Donation and Transplantation for South Eastern European Countries (SEE) in Zagreb, Croatia. (blogspot.com)
  • The newly designated Regional Health Development Center on organ donation and transplantation, will operate in full compliance with SEE Health Network basic objectives, promoting WHO Guiding Principles, CoE Recommendations, and safety and quality standards as per the EU Directive's requirements in organ donation and transplantation field. (blogspot.com)
  • The President of "Eurotransplant" highlighted the fact that Croatia became the most successful country in organ donation and transplantation in as little as three years of "Eurotransplant" membership, as a highly commendable achievement. (blogspot.com)
  • . Through this centre we would like to exchange experiences, good practices and provide assistance to other SEE countries to develop their own, efficient donation and transplantation systems" , said Dr. Ante - Zvonimir Golem, the State Secretary. (blogspot.com)
  • Back to back with the inauguration of the RHDC, the First Meeting of the National Focal Points for Donation and Transplantation of the member states of the SEE Health Network was held. (blogspot.com)
  • Among the distinguished guests present at the inaugural ceremony were prominent figures from the South-eastern Europe Health Network, Council of Europe, and Delegation of the European Union, as well as leading experts in the field of organ donation and transplantation from international scientific and professional societies and organizations who gave their support to the Center. (blogspot.com)
  • The South-eastern European (SEE) countries, members of the SEE Health Network have committed to start a long-term regional cooperation aimed to enhance deceased organ donation and transplantation programs in the Region. (blogspot.com)
  • Its main objective is to spread correct information and increase awareness on organ donation and transplantation in Malaysia. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is also responsible for getting more people to pledge and at the same time act as the registrar for organ, tissue and cells donation in Malaysia. (wikipedia.org)
  • The NTRC also collaborate with various NGOs, religious bodies, students' association, corporate bodies as well as the media to spread information on organ donation and transplantation to the public. (wikipedia.org)
  • bone
  • the first allogeneic bone marrow transplantation was successfully executed in an acute leukaemia patient. (wikipedia.org)
  • A dysfunctional HPA-axis causes high cortisol levels to circulate, which results in raising glucose and insulin levels, which in turn cause insulin-mediated effects on adipose tissue, ultimately promoting visceral adiposity, insulin resistance, dyslipidemia and hypertension, with direct effects on the bone, causing "low turnover" osteoporosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • diabetes
  • The research was able to demonstrate the conversion of glucose to sorbitol in the single intact lens which supported the hypothesis that sorbitol led tissue damage in diabetes. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • See www.ndri.com for access to human tissues and organs for medical researchers See www.hbdi.org for information about family collections containing DNA and immortalized cells - over 600 families - for medical and genetic researchers NDRI and HBDI are non-profit organizations aiding medical research and the search for disease genes. (bio.net)
  • Medawar's first scientific research was on the effect of malt on the development of connective tissue cells (mesenchyme) in chicken. (wikipedia.org)
  • His research forms the basis for modern tissue transplantation techniques. (wikipedia.org)
  • Because there are no known cures for many brain disorders, a high priority is given to research designed to improve the scientific understanding of healthy brain tissue to try to find new treatments. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is to ensure research is thorough, as it is important to have access to brain tissues from people who did not have the diseases being studied for comparison. (wikipedia.org)
  • thereafter, he continued his work on tissue transplantation and cell culture, as well as research on endocrine disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was internationally noted for his work in cancer research which led to breakthroughs in tissue transplantation. (wikipedia.org)
  • advances
  • Recent advances in microsurgery have made it possible to take small arteries and veins along with the tissue from the donor site and reattach them to the recipient site, thus speeding the healing time. (britannica.com)
  • There have been many advances in solid organ transplantation over the years that have made these medications quite tolerable. (wikipedia.org)
  • The lead surgeon, Joseph Murray, won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1990 for advances in organ transplantation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mice
  • Skilful experiments led Loutit to form the opinion that, contrary to the prevailing view, the survival of irradiated mice after the implantation of haematropoietic tissue was due to colonization by living cells. (wikipedia.org)
  • Loutit was the first to recognize 'secondary disease' in irradiated mice restored by the transplantation of foreign cells, and his interpretation of the disease as the consequence of a reaction of the grafted cells against their recipient is now accepted. (wikipedia.org)
  • Methodology
  • The ability to monitor glucose and its metabolism in by non-invasive methodology in living tissue allows facilitated the understanding of this disease state. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cell
  • Cell and tissue transplantation is one of the most exciting and rapidly expanding areas in medicine. (powells.com)
  • Reporting and investigation of serious adverse events and reactions associated with tissue and cell transplantation is a fundamental aspect of ensuring adequate levels of safety and quality and is a requirement of the European Union Directives on tissues and cells. (springer.com)
  • This vigilance model has been shown to be effective and could be applied in other fields of tissue or cell transplantation. (springer.com)
  • Tracheobronchial transplantation with a stem-cell-seeded bioartificial nanocomposite: a proof-of-concept study. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • This process creates a natural biomaterial to act as a scaffold for cell growth, differentiation and tissue development. (wikipedia.org)
  • As an outgrowth of the latter topic, Loeb developed the cell culture technique as applied to both normal and abnormal tissues. (wikipedia.org)
  • veins
  • Because of this requirement, vascularized tissues can have chemicals and enzymes perfused through the present arteries, veins, and capillaries. (wikipedia.org)
  • recipients
  • Most importantly, it facilitates actions to prevent other recipients of tissues or cells or organs being affected by an event or from suffering a reaction that has happened with the index case. (springer.com)
  • immunosuppression
  • Whereas some reports indicate that homing of MSC to inflamed tissues and their secretion of growth and anti-inflammatory factors are responsible for their effect, others show that MSC rapidly disappear after administration and may not have time to actively contribute to immunosuppression and tissue repair. (frontiersin.org)
  • cadaver
  • Researchers are able to take the tissue from a donor or cadaver, lyse and kill the cells within the tissue without damaging the extracellular components, and finish with a product that is the natural ECM scaffold that has the same physical and biochemical functions of the natural tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • heart
  • The International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) 2011 working formulation recommended that AMR be diagnosed on the basis of histopathological or. (ebscohost.com)
  • Subclinical peritonitis due to perforated sigmoid diverticulitis 14 years after heart-lung transplantation. (ebscohost.com)
  • Presents cases of patients receiving cyclosporine therapy who were treated with itraconazole for serious fungal infections after heart-lung, heart or lung transplantation. (ebscohost.com)
  • The most recent International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) biopsy scale classifies cellular and antibody-mediated rejections. (ebscohost.com)
  • brain tissue
  • When brain tissue from a CJD patient is examined under a microscope, many tiny holes can be seen where whole areas of nerve cells have died. (wikipedia.org)
  • The word "spongiform" in "transmissible spongiform encephalopathies" refers to the sponge-like appearance of the brain tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • blood
  • A free graft involves completely separating the tissue from its blood supply. (britannica.com)
  • Efforts to eradicate persistent HIV-1 require a comprehensive examination of the quantity and genetic composition of HIV-1 within the plasma and infected cells located in the peripheral blood and tissues throughout the body. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • Endothelium of the blood vessels is being damaged, therefore the graft is not sufficiently supplied with blood and is replaced with fibrous tissue (fibrosis). (wikipedia.org)
  • When an antigen enters the blood or tissue fluids it is assumed that it will attach to the surface of any lymphocyte carrying reactive sites which correspond to one of its antigenic determinants. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a mucous tissue, it protects and insulates umbilical blood vessels. (wikipedia.org)