autotransplant


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autotransplant

[¦ȯd·ō′tranz‚plant]
(biology)
Tissue removed from an organism and grafted on another site of the same organism. Also known as autograft.
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Magovern and his colleagues at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh have boosted two damaged hearts with autotransplants.
Superior outcome with melphalan 200 mg/m2 (MEL 200) for scheduled second autotransplant compared with MEL + TBI or CTX for myeloma (MM) in pre-Tx-2 PR.
This Phase I study, entitled "Autologous gamma-delta T Cell Infusion After Intensive Therapy and Autotransplant for Advanced Ph(+) Chronic Myeloid Leukemia," will investigate the feasibility of expanding gamma-delta T cells from patients with advanced CML for the purpose of re-infusion of the cells as a treatment for residual disease.
The option of ovarian transplant is not much encouraging and for autotransplants it requires only monozygotic twins, although it is still in research stage (38).
Studies on regeneration of heterotopic splenic autotransplants.
Autotransplants for Hodgkin's disease in patients never achieving remission: are port from the Autologous Blood and Marrow Transplant Registry.