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Definition of the noun explant
What does explant mean as a name of something?
- [botany] Any portion taken from a plant that will be used to initiate a culture. It can be a portion of the shoot or of the leaves or even just some cells.
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Encyclopedia of Entomology (2008)
by John L. Capinera
The resulting tissue fragments are washed again, and transferred into culture flasks with culture medium (explant culture). In some cases, especially D. melanogaster cell culture, excised tissues are often dissociated further into single cells by ...
by Philip Winn
explant. The process of explantation is the growth in vitro of tissue taken from an organism; an explant is the term given to what is grown. See also: tissue culture. explicit. memory. Form of MEMORY that involves CONSCIOUS RECOLLECTION ...
by Joseph Segen
explant. Transplantation medicine An organ that requires removal due to rejection, after transplantation. See Transplantation. exploitation. Social medicine The taking unfair advantage of a situation or person(s). See Sexual exploitation ...
Concise Medical Dictionary (2015)
by Elizabeth Martin
explant. 1. n. live tissue transferred from the body (or any organism) to a suitable artificial medium for culture. The tissue grows in the artificial medium and can be studied for diagnostic or experimental purposes. Tumour growths are sometimes ...
by Elizabeth Martin
explant exoerythrocytic adj. describing those stages in the life cycle of the malarial parasite (see Plasmodium) that develop in the cells of the liver. Each parasite (*sporozoite) divides repeatedly to produce a schizont containing many ...
by Frank J. Dye
Keller explant an explant of dorsal tissue, extending from the dorsal lip of the amphibian blastopore to the animal pole, which displays elongation driven by cell intercalation without the other features of gastrulation. keratin a fibrous protein ...
by Pei-Show Juo
Explant • Ezrin ...
Carrot plant Explant (a plant part) Explant in nutrient media O Callus New carrot plant Plantlet Embryo 9. Embryoid Application of plant tissue culture technique So far, some commercial crops (eg. carrot, potato, tapioca, oil palm, sugar cane) ...
by Guenter Kahl
Explant: An isolated fragment of a tissue or an organ that serves to establish an in vitro → cell culture. Export adaptor: Any nuclear protein, that associates with export-competent → messenger RNA-protein complexes (mRNPs) and functions as ...
A Dictionary of Nursing (2014)
by Market House Books
explant [eks-plahnt] 1. n. live tissue transferred from the body (or any organism) to a suitable artificial medium for culture. 2. vb. to transfer live tissue for culture outside the body. —explantation n. exploration [eks-plo ̆-ray-sho ̆n] n.
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Auxillary Bud (Explant) Proliferation
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Scrabble value of E1X8P3L1A1N1T1
The value of this 7-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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