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explant

 
1. (eks-plant´) to take from the body and place in an artificial medium for growth.
2. (eks´plant) tissue taken from the body and grown in an artificial medium.

ex·plant

(eks-plant'),
Living tissue transferred from an organism to an artificial medium for culture.

explant

/ex·plant/
1. (eks-plant´) to take from the body and place in an artificial medium for growth.
2. (eks´plant) tissue taken from the body and grown in an artificial medium.

explant

(ĕk-splănt′)
tr.v. ex·planted, ex·planting, ex·plants
To remove (living tissue) from the natural site of growth and place in a medium for culture.
n. (ĕks′plănt′)
Explanted tissue.

ex′plan·ta′tion n.

explant

Transplantation medicine An organ that requires removal due to rejection, after transplantation. See Transplantation.

ex·plant

(eks-plant')
Living tissue transferred from an organism to an artificial medium for culture.

explant

any actively dividing plant tissue that can be induced to produce CALLUS tissue in tissue culture.

explant

1. to take from the body and place in an artificial medium for growth.
2. tissue taken from the body and grown in an artificial medium.
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