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- adv. In an orthotopic manner
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Journal, Delaere and colleagues report the successful transplantation of a tracheal cartilaginous allograft in which the mucosa was first replaced and revascularization established in a heterotopic location in the recipient; the graft was then implanted orthotopically and accepted without immunosuppressive therapy. 1
Finally, it will be important to establish whether CWR22Pc cells metastasize when inoculated orthotopically in nude mice.