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graft,

in surgery: see transplantation, medicaltransplantation, medical,
surgical procedure by which a tissue or organ is removed and replaced by a corresponding part, usually from another part of the body or from another individual.
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graft

[graft]
(biology)
To unite to form a graft.
A piece of tissue transplanted from one individual to another or to a different place on the same individual.
An individual resulting from the grafting of parts.
(botany)
To unite a scion to an understock in such manner that the two grow together and continue development as a single plant without change in scion or stock.

graft

To join a scion, shoot, or bud to the stock of another similar plant.

graft

1. Horticulture
a. a piece of plant tissue (the scion), normally a stem, that is made to unite with an established plant (the stock), which supports and nourishes it
b. the plant resulting from the union of scion and stock
c. the point of union between the scion and the stock
2. Surgery a piece of tissue or an organ transplanted from a donor or from the patient's own body to an area of the body in need of the tissue
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There are very few synthetic bone grafts with FDA clearance for postero-lateral spinal fusion.
We are extremely pleased and excited about the FDA's approval of i-FACTOR bone graft for cervical spinal fusions, a large and growing market segment that, up until now, has been lacking the optimal product solution," said Glen Kashuba, CEO of Cerapedics.
For the bone graft procedure, pigeons were anesthetized with isoflurane administered by face mask at 4%-5%, in oxygen (1-1.
CAUTION: i-FACTOR[TM] bone graft is not commercially available in the USA.
Kuraray Medical developed the new bone grafts in collaboration with the Ceramic Biomaterial Group, Biomaterials Center, National Institute for Materials Science and the Department of Orthopedics, Institute of Clinical Medicine, The University of Tsukuba.
In this report, bone graft substitute products were segmented into allografts, demineralized bone matrices (DBMs) and synthetics.
The total Latin American dental bone graft substitute and other biomaterials market increased over the previous year.
The bone graft substitute market competes with both the growth factor market, which is currently only comprises INFUSE, and the stem cell graft market.
A piece of the calvarial bone graft from the previous harvest, which had been stored under the postauricular skin, was drilled with two holes as well, and 4-0 Ethilon suture was used to fix it in the anterior maxillary spine region.
Market for Dental Bone Graft Substitutes, Dental Membranes and Tissue Engineering Products 2012 (Executive Summary)" report to their offering.
The analysts forecast global bone graft and substitute market to grow at a CAGR of 4.
com/research/zlg8w8/asiapacific) has announced the addition of the "Asia-Pacific Markets for Dental Bone Graft Substitutes and Barrier Membranes - 2015" report to their offering.