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Homograft vs. Allograft

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Homograftnoun

An allograft

Allograftnoun

(surgery) A surgical transplant of tissue between genetically different individuals of the same species; a homograft or homotransplant

Homograftnoun

tissue or organ transplanted from a donor of the same species but different genetic makeup; recipient's immune system must be suppressed to prevent rejection of the graft

Allograftverb

To perform a transplant of this kind.

Homograftnoun

a tissue graft from a donor of the same species as the recipient.

Allograftnoun

tissue or organ transplanted from a donor of the same species but different genetic makeup; recipient's immune system must be suppressed to prevent rejection of the graft

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Allograftnoun

a tissue graft from a donor of the same species as the recipient but not genetically identical.

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