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mi·cro·sphere

(mī'krō-sfēr),
Tiny globules of radiolabeled material such as macroaggregated albumin, about 15 mcm in size.

microsphere

[mī′krəsfir′]
1 a centrosome.
2 a microscopic globule of radiolabeled material.

microsphere

A 10–4-µm-diameter bead made from PLGA (poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid)), a biodegradable and biocompatible compound used to entrap drugs (e.g., amoxicillin for listeriosis or Lupron Deport for prostate cancer) for timed therapeutic delivery over a period of days to months.

microsphere

small bodies of matter formed by the combinations of proteins that are produced in experiments attempting to simulate the creation of life on earth.
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