allogenic, allogeneic
Used in transplantation biology. It pertains to different gene constitutions within the same species; antigenically distinct.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • allogeneic — [al΄ōjen′ikal΄ō jə nē′ik, al΄əjə nē′ik] adj. of or having to do with genes from different genotypes; esp., in regard to allografts: also allogenic [al΄ōjen′ik] allogeneically adv …   English World dictionary

  • allogeneic — also allogenic adjective Etymology: all + geneic (as in syngeneic) Date: 1961 involving, derived from, or being individuals of the same species that are sufficiently unlike genetically to interact antigenically < allogeneic skin grafts > compare …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • allogeneic — allogeneically, adv. /al oh jeuh nee ik/, adj. Immunol. (of cells, tissues, etc.) related but sufficiently dissimilar in genotype to interact antigenically: allogeneic graft. Also, allogenic. [1885 90; ALLO + GENE + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • allogenic — adjective see allogeneic …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • allogenic — allogenically, adv. /al euh jen ik/, adj. 1. Geol. (of a constituent of a rock) formed elsewhere than in the rock where it is found. Cf. authigenic. 2. Immunol. allogeneic. [1885 90; ALLO + GENIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • allogenic — al·lo·gen·ic (al″o jenґik) allogeneic …   Medical dictionary

  • allogenic — Differing at one or more loci, although belonging to the same species. Thus an organ transplant from one human donor to another is allogeneic, whereas a transplant from a baboon to a human would be xenogeneic …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • allogeneic — Taken from different individuals of the same species. Also called allogenic …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • allogenic — Taken from different individuals of the same species. Also called allogeneic …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation — HSCT redirects here. For the supersonic aircraft, see High Speed Civil Transport. Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation Intervention ICD 9 CM 41.0 MeSH …   Wikipedia

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