explant
I. transitive verb Etymology: ex- + -plant (as in implant) Date: 1915 to remove (living tissue) especially to a medium for tissue culture • explantation noun II. noun Date: 1917 living tissue removed from an organism and placed in a medium for tissue culture

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  • explant — [ ɛksplɑ̃ ] n. m. • v. 1937; de 1. ex et plant, d apr. implant ♦ Biol. Fragment d organe ou de tissu prélevé sur un organisme et cultivé in vitro. ● explant nom masculin (anglais explant, du latin explantare, déraciner) Fragment d organisme… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • explant — explánt s. n., pl. explánte Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  EXPLÁNT s.n. (med.) Cultură de ţesut viu pe un mediu artificial. [pl. te. / < fr. explant, cf. lat. ex …   Dicționar Român

  • explant — explant. См. эксплантат. (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.

  • explant — [eks plant′] vt. [ EX 1 + PLANT, vt.] to transfer (living tissue) for culture in an artificial medium n. this tissue or culture explantation [eks΄plan tā′shən] n …   English World dictionary

  • Explant — Dans le domaine du clonage et plus généralement des biotechnologies et de la production végétale, un « explant » est le matériel végétal de base qui servira à produire des clones végétaux à partir d une « plante mère » ou… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • explant — eksplantas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Audinio arba organo dalis, savarankiškai auginama maitinamojoje terpėje ir naudojama audinių kultūrai. atitikmenys: angl. explant rus. эксплант …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • explant — explantation, n. v. /eks plant , plahnt /; n. /eks plant , plahnt /, v.t. 1. to take living material from an animal or plant and place it in a culture medium. n. 2. a piece of explanted tissue. [1570 80; < NL explantare. See EX 1, PLANT] * * * …   Universalium

  • explant — noun 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 …   Wiktionary

  • explant — Living tissue transferred from an organism to an artificial medium for culture. * * * ex·plant ( )ek splant vt to remove (living tissue) esp. to a medium for tissue culture ex·plan·ta·tion .ek .splan tā shən n ex·plant ek .splant n …   Medical dictionary

  • explant — n. tissue that has been taken from a living organism or plant and placed in a culture medium v. take tissue from a living organism or plant and place it in a culture medium …   English contemporary dictionary

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