immunocytochemistry

immunocytochemistry

[im-yuh-noh-sahy-toh-kem-uh-stree, ih-myoo-]
noun
the detection of chemical components of cells by means of antibodies coupled to substances that can be made visible.

Origin:
1965–70; immuno- + cyto- + chemistry

immunocytochemical, adjective
immunocytochemically, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To immunocytochemistry
Collins
World English Dictionary
immunocytochemistry (ˌɪmjʊnəʊˌsaɪtəʊˌˈkɛmɪstrɪ)
 
n
the use of immunochemistry to study cells

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
American Heritage
Medical Dictionary

immunocytochemistry im·mu·no·cy·to·chem·is·try (ĭm'yə-nō-sī'tō-kěm'ĭ-strē, ĭ-myōō'-)
n.
The study of cell constituents by immunologic methods, such as the use of fluorescent antibodies.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature