chromatolytic
adjective see chromatolysis

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • chromatolytic — See chromatolysis. * * * …   Universalium

  • chromatolytic — Relating to chromatolysis …   Medical dictionary

  • chromatolytic — adj. (Chemistry) pertaining to chromatolysis (breakup and disintegration of a chromatin) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • chromatolytic — chro·mato·lyt·ic …   English syllables

  • chromatolytic — adjective see chromatolysis …   Useful english dictionary

  • chromatolysis — chromatolytic /kreuh mat l it ik, kroh meuh tl it /, adj. /kroh meuh tol euh sis/, n. Cell Biol., Pathol. the dissolution and disintegration of chromatin. [1900 05; CHROMATO + LYSIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • chromatolysis — noun Etymology: New Latin Date: 1901 the dissolution and breaking up of chromophil material (as chromatin) of a cell and especially a nerve cell • chromatolytic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Nerve regeneration — Neuroregeneration refers to the regrowth or repair of the nervous tissues, cells or cell products. Such mechanisms may include remyelination, generation of new neurons, glia, axons, myelin or synapses. Neuroregeneration differs between the… …   Wikipedia

  • Chromatolysis — is the dissolution of the Nissl bodies in the cell body of a neuron. It is an induced response of the cell usually triggered by axotomy (severing or damaging of the axon), ischemia, toxicity to the cell, cell exhaustion, virus infections, and… …   Wikipedia

  • chromatolysis — n. [Gr. chroma, color; lysein, to loosen] The solution and breaking up of chromatin; chromatolytic adj …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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