poly I:C
also poly Ipoly C noun Etymology: poly- + inosinic acid + cytidylic acid Date: 1969 a synthetic 2-stranded RNA that induces interferon formation and is composed of one strand consisting entirely of cytosine-containing nucleotides and one strand consisting entirely of inosine-containing nucleotides

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  • poly I:C — [päl′ē ī′sē′] n. 〚polyi( nosinic poly) c( ytidylic acid)〛 a synthetic RNA that promotes the production of interferon in the body * * * pol·y I:C (pŏlʹē īʹsēʹ) n. A synthetic polymer of inosine that resembles the RNA of infectious viruses and is… …   Universalium

  • poly I:C — päl ē ī sē n a synthetic 2 stranded RNA composed of one strand of polyinosinic acid and one strand of polycytidylic acid that induces interferon formation and has been used experimentally as an anticancer and antiviral agent called also poly I·po …   Medical dictionary

  • poly I:C — [päl′ē ī′sē′] n. [polyi( nosinic poly) c( ytidylic acid)] a synthetic RNA that promotes the production of interferon in the body …   English World dictionary

  • poly-I:C — copolymer of polyinosinic and polycytidylic acids …   Medical dictionary

  • poly-I:C — • copolymer of polyinosinic and polycytidylic acids …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • poly I:C — …   Useful english dictionary

  • poly Ipoly C — noun see poly I:C …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • poly Ipoly C — noun see poly I:C …   Useful english dictionary

  • poly I·poly C — päl ē ī .päl ē sē n POLY I:C …   Medical dictionary

  • Poly(NIPAM) — Poly(N isopropylacrylamide) Structure du poly(N isopropylacrylamide). La structure entre crochets constitue, en se répétant, le squelette des chaînons du polymère. Le poly(N isopropylacrylamide) (abrégé en polyNIPAM, PNIPAM ou PNIPAAm) est un… …   Wikipédia en Français

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