phytohemagglutinin
noun Date: 1949 a proteinaceous hemagglutinin of plant origin used especially to induce mitosis (as in lymphocytes)

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  • phytohemagglutinin — phytohemagglutinin. См. фитогемагглютинин. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • phytohemagglutinin — [fīt΄ō hē΄mə glo͞ot′ n in΄] n. 〚 PHYTO + HEMAGGLUTININ〛 a lectin, obtained from the red kidney bean, that binds to the membranes of I cells and stimulates metabolic activity, cell division, etc. * * * phy·to·he·mag·glu·ti·nin (fī tō hē mə… …   Universalium

  • phytohemagglutinin — [fīt΄ō hē΄mə glo͞ot′ n in΄] n. [ PHYTO + HEMAGGLUTININ] a lectin, obtained from the red kidney bean, that binds to the membranes of I cells and stimulates metabolic activity, cell division, etc …   English World dictionary

  • phytohemagglutinin — noun Any hemagglutinin of plant origin, but especially that found in many beans that has a physiological action …   Wiktionary

  • phytohemagglutinin — A phytomitogen from plants that agglutinates red blood cells. The term is commonly used specifically to refer to the lectin obtained from the red kidney bean (Phaseolus vulgaris), which is also a mitogen that stimulates T lymphocytes more… …   Medical dictionary

  • phytohemagglutinin — phy·to·hemagglutinin …   English syllables

  • phytohemagglutinin — A substance found in plants that causes red blood cells to clump together and certain white blood cells to divide …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • phytohemagglutinin — …   Useful english dictionary

  • фитогемагглютинин — phytohemagglutinin фитогемагглютинин. Лектин <lectins> обыкновенной фасоли Phaseolus vulgaris, способный агглютинировать эритроциты человека только определенного серологического типа; Ф. является сильным митогеном (индуцирует переход клеток …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • PHAL — phytohemagglutinin stimulated lymphocyte …   Medical dictionary

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