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Transplants

  • Maria Siemionow
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Abstract

The University of Utah School of Medicine in Salt Lake City makes an offer I could not refuse. There, it is discovered that cooling tissue to be transplanted not only preserves the tissue but reduces subsequent inflammation. Surgeons have the skills to transplant a face but not the ability to fully confront the immune response. That eventually changes.

Keywords

Immune system parts Two types of antigens Macrophage signals The system remembers Moving to Cleveland Chimeras 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Maria Siemionow
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  1. 1.Department of OrthopaedicsUniversity of Illinois at ChicagoChicagoUSA

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