two hereditarily alike animals which have been surgically linked at some anatomical structure, resulting in a mutual circulation of blood. Parabiotic preparations are utilized for a wide array of research reasons.

PARABIOTIC PREPARATION: "Parabiotic preparations with pig hearts are one of the most common types of such research-based surgeries."
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