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A tissue or organ obtained from an animal of one species and transplanted to the body of an animal of another species. Also known as heterologous graft.
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material such as bovine cartilage and bone are used infrequently because of resoroption.2
The Elastin Heterograft
1 (EH1) conduit was produced by extracting a 3-5 cm length of intact porcine carotid artery.
The use of molded tympanic heterograft
Phloem transport of CmNACP mRNA was proved directly by heterograft
studies between pumpkin and cucumber plants, in which CmNACP transcripts were shown to accumulate in cucumber scion phloem and apical tissues .