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A completely biological "off-the-shelf" arteriovenous graft that recellularizes in baboons

Zeeshan H. Syedain, Melanie L. Graham, Ty B. Dunn, Timothy O'Brien, Sandra L. Johnson, Robert J. Schumacher, Robert T. Tranquillo*

*Corresponding author. Email: tranquillo{at}

Published 1 November 2017, Sci. Transl. Med. 9, eaan4209 (2017)
DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aan4209

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  • Fig. S1. Study design of AVG implantation.
  • Fig. S2. Kaplan-Meier diagram comparing graft patency for cephalic (n = 6) versus brachial (n = 5) outflow veins.
  • Fig. S3. Plot of graft diameters measured by ultrasound for all grafts contributing to the patency rates (n = 6).
  • Fig. S4. Full-size angiogram of all 6-month explants (n = 3).
  • Fig. S5. Verhoeff–van Gieson staining of explants.
  • Fig. S6. Histological section of graft-vein junction at distal anastomosis of BAVG1.
  • Fig. S7. IgE, IgG, and IgM blood concentrations measured for all animals and all time points.
  • Fig. S8. T cell proliferation measured for all animals and all time points.
  • Table S1. Immunohistochemistry antibodies and conditions.

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