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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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The Option is exercisable by Nervation at anytime prior to or upon the Company's successful completion of animal trials using the Coronary Artery Bypass Graft.
The Company is applying its proprietary biomaterials and processes to develop small-bore vascular grafts in three areas: vascular access grafts, peripheral grafts and coronary artery bypass grafts.
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Clinical areas considered for the 2006 Premier Award for Quality are Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI), Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG), Heart Failure, Hip and/or Knee Replacement Procedures, Pneumonia, and Maternal and Neonatal Care (Pregnancy).
The patient was undergoing coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery at the time.
The product will serve as an adjunct therapy to revascularization procedures that include coronary artery bypass graft surgery.
The increase in expenditures for the six month period ended November 30, 2005, as compared to the same period in fiscal 2005, is due mainly to the clinical development costs of the Phase II Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) trial, MEND-CABG.
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