• Graft
  • 28 February 1915 - 2 October 1987) was a British biologist born in Brazil, whose work on graft rejection and the discovery of acquired immune tolerance was fundamental to the practice of tissue and organ transplants. (wikipedia.org)
  • donor
  • Organ transplantation has been one of the miracles of modern-day medicine but, in addition to presenting enormous technical and clinical challenges, it throws up major ethical and legal issues principally from the perspective of the donor. (abebooks.com)
  • Evolving capabilities in the spheres of both organ and tissue transplantation, coupled with rapidly-escalating demand, assert consistent and critical pressure on our ethical and legal principles and frameworks, including the expansion of the potential donor pool beyond the conventional categories of donor. (abebooks.com)
  • For example, rapid communication can lead to effective quarantining of material from the same donor or from tissue processed using the same reagents or clean room, depending on the circumstances. (springer.com)
  • Chimeric Cells (CC), created via ex vivo fusion of donor and recipient cells, represent a promising therapeutic option for tissue regeneration and Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation (VCA) due to tolerogenic properties that eliminate the need for lifelong immunosuppression. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • A subset of allografts in which organs or tissues are transplanted from a donor to a genetically identical recipient (such as an identical twin). (wikipedia.org)
  • surgical
  • Hand transplantation is a surgical procedure to transplant a hand from one human to another. (wikipedia.org)
  • Globally, pioneering experimental studies in the surgical technique of human organ transplantation were made in the early 1900s by the French surgeon Alexis Carrel, and successful transplants starting spreading worldwide after the Second World War. (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)
  • 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)
  • During the last decade research on neural transplantation in mammals has grown extensively, and has attracted the attention of many young inquisitive scientists. (moluna.de)
  • He was head of the transplantation section of the Medical Research Council's clinical research centre, Harrow, from 1971 to 1986. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medawar's first scientific research was on the effect of malt on the development of connective tissue cells (mesenchyme) in chicken. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • His research forms the basis for modern tissue transplantation techniques. (wikipedia.org)
  • In contrast to the earlier attempts at hand transplantation, the Louisville group had performed extensive basic science research and feasibility studies for many years prior to their first clinical procedure (for example, Shirbacheh et al. (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)
  • He was internationally noted for his work in cancer research which led to breakthroughs in tissue transplantation. (wikipedia.org)
  • preservation
  • The objective of this study was to verify the effectiveness of coconut water in the preservation of tissue grafts, aiming atautografting, considering the high cost of the preservation solutions in use. (scielo.br)
  • surgery
  • The recovery of the function of the implanted tissues was assessed 90 days after surgery, by splenic scintigraphy and blood exame. (scielo.br)
  • Sometimes an autograft is done to remove the tissue and then treat it or the person before returning it (examples include stem cell autograft and storing blood in advance of surgery). (wikipedia.org)
  • The biology and surgery of tissue transplantation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Modern Trends in Plastic Surgery (chapter on Tissue Repair and Transplantion) (1964) He edited the British Journal of Plastic Surgery 1969-1970 In 1944 he married Patricia Muriel McFeat. (wikipedia.org)
  • China is also involved in innovative transplant surgery such as face transplantation including bone. (wikipedia.org)
  • metabolism
  • In the early 1980s, while at Harvard Medical School, Howe Laboratory of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, he was among the first investigators to apply NMR spectroscopy to study tissue metabolism non-destructively. (wikipedia.org)
  • This technique extended the capabilities of existing NMR spectroscopy techniques used to investigate tissue metabolism. (wikipedia.org)
  • human
  • In the UK, the Competent Authority for tissues and cells for transplantation is the Human Tissue Authority (the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority, HFEA, is the Competent Authority for tissues and cells applied in the assisted reproduction field). (springer.com)
  • Camardella L, Carratore V, Ciardiello MA, Damonte G, Benatti U, De Flora A (1995) Primary structure of human erythrocyte nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate (NADP[H])-binding protein FX: identification with the mouse tum- transplantation antigen P35B. (springer.com)
  • fundamental
  • 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)
  • centre
  • If these are identified by the tissue establishment prior to issuing of the tissue or cells, the reporting of such events would start at the tissue establishment and not involve the transplant centre. (springer.com)
  • Transplantation Services Unit, Medical Development Unit and National Transplant Resource Centre, Ministry of Health Malaysia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Brain
  • 1 Neural Transplantation in Mammalian Brain: Some Conceptual and Technical Considerations. (moluna.de)
  • Exposure to brain or spinal tissue from an infected person may also result in spread. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • FIELD
  • Ben Smith( 2000- 2003): used to an download neural tissue of the Number Field Sieve and a night for childhood Such highway. (redskywinery.com)
  • serum
  • The subgroups of T cells in the serum, gut-associated lymphoid tissue and draining lymph nodes were determined by flow cytometry. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • years
  • First, as far as transplantation of neural tissues per se is concerned, what was considered impossible by some critics about 10-12 years ago has been shown to be possible. (moluna.de)
  • particularly
  • Colva Roney-Dougal( 2001- 2003): found the download neural tissue transplantation of social range cells particularly to accession 999( with Bill Unger). (redskywinery.com)
  • The main sign of metabolic syndrome is central obesity (also known as visceral, male-pattern or apple-shaped adiposity), overweight with adipose tissue accumulation particularly around the waist and trunk. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medicine
  • Organ transplantation has been one of the miracles of modern-day medicine but, in addition to presenting enormous technical and clinical challenges, it throws up major ethical and legal is.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. (abebooks.com)
  • Transplantation medicine is one of the most challenging and complex areas of modern medicine. (wikipedia.org)