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transfect

[trans-fekt] /trænsˈfɛkt/
verb (used with object), Microbiology
1.
to cause transfection in (a cell).
Origin
1964
1964; trans- + (in)fect
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  • Following ligation the vector with the insert of interest is transfected into cells.
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transfect

/trænsˈfɛkt/
verb
1.
(transitive) to bring about transfection in
Word Origin
from trans- + (in)fect
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