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  • adjective anatomy in the normal position


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  • Ryckman FC, Flake AW, Fisher RA, Tchervenkov JI, Pedersen SH, Balistreri WF: Segmental orthotopic hepatic transplantation as a means to improve patient survival and diminish waiting list mortality.

    CHOP pediatric surgery publications 2010

  • Moore developed the surgical technique for orthotopic canine liver transplantation (43), the model procedure used by Starzl for first successful human liver allografts (44).

    Joseph E. Murray - Nobel Lecture 1990

  • Hepatic artery thrombosis is a devastating complication after orthotopic liver transplantation often requiring revascularization or re-transplantation.

    BioMed Central - Latest articles 2010

  • To show in vivo function, we transplanted regenerated lungs into orthotopic position.

    Naturejobs - All Jobs Harald C Ott 2010

  • VX2 tumor was implanted into 36 New Zealand rabbits by 3 methods: laparotomic orthotopic injection of cancer cells into the submucosal layer of the stomach (Group A), laparotomic implantation of tumor tissue into the greater omentum immediately beneath the gastric antrum

    BioMed Central - Latest articles 2010

  • The diagnostic procedures should not be restricted to medical or neurological causes of psychosis alone but should also focus vascular complications related to orthotopic liver transplantation.

    BioMed Central - Latest articles 2010

  • Fluoroscopy after orthotopic transplantation of a regenerated left lung construct.

    Naturejobs - All Jobs Harald C Ott 2010

  • These proposed services adapt to the validation and development of anti - cancer drug candidates and are fully validated such as sub-cutaneous and orthotopic tumors models in animals; in vitro and in vivo angiogenesis models; an original "Nodule" system, tumor invasion tests, in vivo imaging, bio-distribution, pharmacokinetics, toxicity, histological analysis, biomarker studies, ...

    THE MEDICAL NEWS Editors 2010

  • - Design and execute in vivo animal xenograft tumor models, such as subcutaneous, orthotopic, metastasis.

    Naturejobs - All Jobs 2010

  • - Strong in vivo skills including orthotopic tumor establishment, IV and subcutaneous injections, blood draws, perfusion and necropsy techniques.

    Naturejobs - All Jobs 2010


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