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  1. [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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Google previewDictionary of Biological Psychology (2003)

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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Applied Plant Sciences (2003)

The physiological state of the plant material, which varies according to the age of the plant and the timing of isolation, is a major determinant in the success of the explant response in culture. The physiological state depends on whether the ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Modern Medicine (2010)

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 ...

Google previewConcise 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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia 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 ...

Google previewDictionary of Stem Cells, Regenerative Medicine, and Translational Medicine (2017)

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 ...

Google previewMini Science Encyclopedia (5th Edition) (2008)

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) ...

Google previewDictionary of Developmental Biology and Embryology (2012)

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 ...

Google previewConcise Colour Medical Dictionary (2015)

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 ...

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Explant Meaning

Video shows what explant means. 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 ...

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