cytoplast
Fragment of cell with nucleus removed (in karyoplast) ; usually achieved by cytochalasin B treatment followed by mild centrifugation on a step gradient.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • cytoplast — cy·to·plast …   English syllables

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