*Healthcare in Romania

Doctor Agripa Ionescu performed a skin transplantation. The first experimental liver transplant was performed in the Floreasca ... Romania is nowadays one of the nations with the highest success rate of organ transplantation surgeries. The first transplant ... in Romanian) "Organ donation and transplantation" (PDF). European Commission. 9 October 2012. "Romania joined the list of ...

*List of medical textbooks

Ang, Gina C. "History of skin transplantation". Clinics in Dermatology. 23 (4): 320-324. doi:10.1016/j.clindermatol.2004.07.013 ... Health Organization Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine Principles of Neural Science Abeloff's Clinical Oncology Skin ...

*Johann Friedrich Dieffenbach

Dieffenbach specialized in skin transplantation and plastic surgery. His work in rhinoplastic and maxillofacial surgery ...

*Walter Yeo

... a form of skin transplantation called a 'tubed pedicle' flap. During the long process of surgery, a 'mask' of skin was ... He was treated by Sir Harold Gillies, the first man to transfer skin from undamaged areas on the body. Gillies' notes on this ... The operation to replace the skin of the midface and forehead took place in multiple stages. The first stage was the outlining ... namely a skin flap. Yeo was born in Plymouth, Devon, to Petty Officer Francis Yeo and his wife Rhoda Sarah Yeo (née Jarman). He ...

*Leo Loeb

For his senior thesis, he had done research on skin transplantation in animals; that experience, combined with the influence of ... He was invited to become the director of the Barnard Free Skin & Cancer Hospital in St. Louis, a center that was attached to ... In 1924, Loeb was given the chairmanship of pathology at WUSM; thereafter, he continued his work on tissue transplantation and ...

*Hen feathering

126,732-734 Danforth, C. H. and Foster, F. 1929 Skin transplantation as a means of studying genetic and endocrine factors in ... When skin grafts taken from females carrying Hf gene, are put on normal males, the skin of the grafts develop female (shorter ... Conversely rate of estrogen formation is high in skin and skin appendages and detectable in many other tissues biopsied from ... Gonad cross-transplantation in Leghorn and Campine. Proc. Roy. Soc.(London) B, 103, 73-81. Caridroit, F. 1937 Contróle des ...

*Aaron B. Lerner

... developed a skin transplantation therapy. Lerner also isolated the compound melanocyte-stimulating hormone (MSH). Dr. Lerner ...

*Microsurgery

... transplant immunology was studied in rodents using the skin transplantation model, which is limited by the fact that it is not ... radial forearm bone and skin, and lateral arm skin. The composite tissue is transferred (moved as a free flap of tissue) to the ... polar arteries in renal transplantation and in living liver donor transplantation). Microsurgery has been used to treat several ... The first human microsurgical transplantation of the second toe to thumb was performed in February 1966 by Dr. Dong-yue Yang ...

*The Journal of Experimental Biology

The journal has published ground-breaking work in the areas of biomechanics, skin transplantation, and neurophysiology, and has ... Journal of Experimental Biology The Technique of Free Skin Grafting in Mammals - Billingham and Medawar 28 (3): 385 - Journal ...

*Skin grafting

... is a type of graft surgery involving the transplantation of skin. The transplanted tissue is called a skin graft ... Skin grafting can also be seen as a skin transplant Risks for the skin graft surgery are: Bleeding Infection Loss of grafted ... Skin grafts can be: Split-thickness A split-thickness skin graft (STSG) is a skin graft including the epidermis and part of the ... most commonly removal of skin cancers Skin grafts are often employed after serious injuries when some of the body's skin is ...

*Muse cell

MSC transplantation has been employed for repairing liver, heart, neural tissue, airway, skin, skeletal muscle, and intestine. ... These cells maintained their melanin producing activity even after transplantation into the skin. Muse cells are shown to home ... They can also be isolated from skin fibroblasts obtained via skin biopsy or from adipose tissue obtained by liposuction; a safe ... Comprise ~0.03% of bone marrow transplantation and several % of mesenchymal stem cell transplantation. Have immunosuppressive ...

*William Summerlin

The experimental method involved transplantation of skin from black mice (with black melanocyte pigment cells) to white mice ( ... conducting research in transplantation immunology. He claimed to have shown that success of skin transplants between ... The mouse at the center of the controversy involved transplantation between two genetically similar strains, and hence had a ... In the subsequent investigation, it became apparent that the original transplantation experiments were poorly controlled, and ...

*Sirolimus

"Sirolimus and secondary skin-cancer prevention in kidney transplantation". New England Journal of Medicine. 367 (4): 329. doi: ... a dilemma for lung transplantation". The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 22 (2): 210-3. doi:10.1016/S1053-2498(02) ... In studies, the skin cancer risk under sirolimus was lower than under other immunosuppressants such as azathioprine and ... According to the FDA prescribing information, sirolimus may increase an individual's risk for contracting skin cancers from ...

*GNLY

Granulysin has been implicated in a myriad of diseases including infection, cancer, transplantation, autoimmunity, skin and ... Transplantation. 77 (12): 1866-75. doi:10.1097/01.TP.0000131157.19937.3F. PMID 15223905. ...

*Infectious tolerance

In 1989 was successfully induced classical transplantation tolerance to skin grafts in adult mice using antibodies blocking T ... A number of research deal with the development of a strategy utilizing this phenomenon in transplantation immunology. The goal ... Qin, S. X.; Cobbold, S.; Benjamin, R.; Waldmann, H. (1989-03-01). "Induction of classical transplantation tolerance in the ... Kahan, B. D. (December 1993). "Toward a rational design of clinical trials of immunosuppressive agents in transplantation". ...

*Northwest Kidney Centers

Housed at the blood center, the tissue center provided human bone, tendons, skin and other tissues for transplantation. Present ... The award recognized the nonprofit's Improving Kidney Transplantation Initiative's impact on improving health care quality and ... and selection for transplantation. Growth By 1964, Seattle Artificial Kidney Center had expanded to 10 stations serving 47 ... to over 90 percent of Americans if they had permanent kidney failure and therefore required dialysis or kidney transplantation ...

*Tenascin X

"Transplantation of reconstructed human skin on nude mice: a model system to study expression of human tenascin-X and elastic ... also known as hexabrachion-like protein is a glycoprotein that is expressed in connective tissues including skin, joints and ...

*Immunosuppressive drug

Non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC) after kidney transplantation is common and can result in significant morbidity and mortality. ... The drug is used primarily in liver and kidney transplantations, although in some clinics it is used in heart, lung, and heart/ ... Pancreas-Kidney Transplantation: Drugs, a brief history of immunosuppressive drugs. Accessed on 21 August 2005. WSAVA 2001 - ... They are used in the prophylaxis of the acute organ rejection after bilateral kidney transplantation, both being similarly ...

*Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation

Acute graft-versus-host disease typically occurs in the first 3 months after transplantation and may involve the skin, ... Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) is the transplantation of multipotent hematopoietic stem cells, usually derived ... Bone marrow transplantation usually requires that the recipient's own bone marrow be destroyed (myeloablation). Prior to the ... Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation remains a dangerous procedure with many possible complications; it is reserved for ...

*Management of hair loss

Hair transplantation differs from skin grafting in that grafts contain almost all of the epidermis and dermis surrounding the ... Hair transplantation is a surgical technique that moves individual hair follicles from a part of the body called the donor site ... In the newer technique, roots are extracted from the donor area and divided into strips for transplantation. The strip, two to ... In FUT, a strip of skin containing many follicular units is extracted from the patient and dissected under a stereoscopic ...

*Hair transplantation

... differs from skin grafting in that grafts contain almost all of the epidermis and dermis surrounding the ... Hair transplantation can also be used to restore eyelashes, eyebrows, beard hair, chest hair, pubic hair and to fill in scars ... Hair transplantation is a surgical technique that removes hair follicles from one part of the body, called the 'donor site', to ... The surgeon harvests a strip of skin from the posterior scalp, in an area of good hair growth. A single-, double-, or triple- ...

*Neo-organ

"Continuous systemic secretion of a lysosomal enzyme by genetically modified mouse skin fibroblasts". Transplantation. 56 (2): ... In tissue engineering, neo-organ is a final structure of procedure based on transplantation of constructs consisting of ...

*Iranian Hospital, Dubai

Cosmetic and Aesthetic Surgery Dermatology Specialty and Sub-Specialty Skin Laser Center Follicular Transplantation Center ...

*Paraneoplastic pemphigus

... is an immunosuppressive agent most often used in organ transplantation that has demonstrated to be effective with skin ... Initially, samples are obtained via skin biopsy for routine microscopy and direct immunofluorescence (DIF) testing. The skin ... breaking apart of the skin), dyskeratotic keratinocytes and vacuolar changes in the layers of the skin, interfacial dermatitis ... Skin lesions are more likely to respond to this line of treatment than mucosal lesions. However, a high level of caution is ...

*ISMETT

... and transplantation of human fetal skin cells for the treatment of lesions of the skin. The Center for Simulation became active ... The first director was Ignazio R. Marino who performed the first successful liver transplantation in Sicily on July 31st, 1999 ... Ignazio R. Marino's team performed the first 100 solid organ transplantations of ISMETT. On March 20, 1997, the State-Region ... The same year ISMETT started a cadaveric and living donor kidney transplantation program. In 2004, ISMETT obtained permission ...

*CD34

... in the interstitium and around the adnexa of dermis of skin, as well as cells in soft tissue tumors like DFSP, GIST, SFT, HPC, ... are used to quantify and purify hematopoietic progenitor stem cells for research and for clinical bone marrow transplantation. ...