tissue culture
noun Date: 1912 the process or technique of making body tissue grow in a culture medium outside the organism; also a culture of tissue (as epithelium)

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  • Tissue culture — is the growth of tissues and/or cells separate from the organism. This is typically facilitated via use of a liquid, semi solid, or solid growth media, such as broth or agar. Tissue culture commonly refers to the culture of animal cells and… …   Wikipedia

  • tissue culture — n the process or technique of making body tissue grow in a culture medium outside the organism also a culture of tissue (as epithelium) * * * the culture of living tissues, removed from the body, in a suitable medium supplied with nutrients and… …   Medical dictionary

  • tissue culture — Culture Cul ture (k?l t?r; 135), n. [F. culture, L. cultura, fr. colere to till, cultivate; of uncertain origin. Cf. {Colony}.] 1. The act or practice of cultivating, or of preparing the earth for seed and raising crops by tillage; as, the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tissue culture — n. 1. the process or technique of growing tissue artificially in a special, sterile culture medium 2. the tissue thus grown …   English World dictionary

  • tissue culture — tissue culture. См. эксплантация. (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.

  • tissue culture — 1. the technique of cultivating living tissue in a prepared medium outside the body. 2. the tissue so cultivated. [1920 25] * * * Biological research method in which tissue fragments (a cell, a population of cells, or all or part of an organ) are …   Universalium

  • tissue culture — noun a) the process or technique of propagating tissue (either cells or plants) in a culture medium b) the culture of tissue grown by this process See Also: plant tissue culture …   Wiktionary

  • tissue culture — audinių kultūra statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Augalo ląstelės, audiniai ar organai, auginami aseptinėmis sąlygomis maitinamosios terpės mėgintuvėlyje (in vitro). atitikmenys: angl. explantation; tissue culture rus. культура тканей;… …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • tissue culture — noun : the act, process, or technique of making body tissue grow in a culture medium outside of the organism; also : a culture of tissue (as fibrous tissue or epithelium) …   Useful english dictionary

  • tissue culture — the culture of living tissues, removed from the body, in a suitable medium supplied with nutrients and oxygen. Tissue engineering, in which skin, cartilage, and other connective tissue cells are cultured on a fibronectin ‘mat’ to create new… …   The new mediacal dictionary

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