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cytochemistry

 [si″to-kem´is-tre]
the identification and localization of the different chemical compounds and their activities within the cell.

cy·to·chem·is·try

(sī'tō-kem'is-trē),
The study of intracellular distribution of chemicals, reaction sites, and enzymes, often by means of staining reactions, radioactive isotope uptake, selective metal distribution in electron microscopy, or other methods.
Synonym(s): histochemistry

cytochemistry

/cy·to·chem·is·try/ (-kem´is-tre) the identification and localization of the different chemical compounds and their activities within the cell.

cytochemistry

(sī′tō-kĕm′ĭ-strē)
n.
The branch of biochemistry that deals with the study of the chemical composition and activity of cells.

cy′to·chem′i·cal (-kĕm′ĭ-kəl) adj.

cytochemistry

[-kem′istrē]
the study of the various chemicals within a living cell and their actions and functions.

cy·to·chem·is·try

(sī'tō-kem'is-trē)
The study of intracellular distribution of chemicals, reaction sites, and enzymes, often by means of staining reactions, radioactive isotope uptake, selective metal distribution in electron microscopy, or other methods.
Synonym(s): histochemistry.

cytochemistry

1. The chemistry of cells.
2. An analysis of the chemical composition of cell components by staining properties and other means.

cytochemistry

the identification and localization of the different chemical compounds and their activities within the cell.
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