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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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core biopsy at time zero: Which provides better predictive value for delayed graft function with the Remuzzi histological scoring system?
Studies focused on NGAL revealed high serum and urinary levels in patients with delayed graft function, defined as the need for dialysis in the first week after transplantation, concluding that urinary and serum NGAL measurement could be a promising biomarker in the early post-transplantation period [30-31].
Donor source, kidney or simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplant, induction therapy, and delayed graft function were not associated with HHV-6, CMV or both viral replications during the follow-up.
The reason why ischemia did not result in acute tubular necrosis, delayed graft function in this patient is that this kidney had started diuresing postoperatively and later due to vascular kink ceased diuresing.
Also, the Phase II study also shows that IdeS treatment resulted in negative cross match test in all patients, none of the transplanted patients experienced delayed graft function and all 10 transplantations resulted in very good creatinine levels.
Recipient outcomes were evaluated, including short- and long-term renal function, graft rejection and frequency of delayed graft function.
The company said NX001, a kidney growth factor peptide that has shown promising efficacy in two animal models of acute renal failure is in development for prevention of delayed graft function (DGF) in kidney transplant patients.
OPN-305 is a humanised IgG4 monoclonal antibody (MAb) antagonizing TLR-2 and is under development as a treatment for the prevention of Delayed Graft Function (DGF) following renal transplantation, in addition to other therapeutic indications.

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