cytopathogenic

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cy·to·path·o·gen·ic

(sī'tō-path'ō-jen'ik),
Pertaining to an agent or substance that causes a diseased condition in cells, in contrast to histologic changes; used especially with reference to effects observed in cells in tissue cultures.

cytopathogenic

(sī′tə-păth′ə-jĕn′ĭk)
adj.
Of, relating to, or producing pathological changes in cells.

cy′to·path′o·ge·nic′i·ty (-jə-nĭs′ĭ-tē) n.

cy·to·path·o·gen·ic

(sī'tō-path-ŏ-jen'ik)
Pertaining to an agent or substance that causes a diseased condition in cells, in contrast to histologic changes; used especially with reference to effects observed in cells in tissue cultures.
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The purified protein was also used to test cytopathogenicity toward HEp2 cells, which resulted in a loss of viability within 12 h.
Ravdin, "Cytopathogenicity of Entamoeba histolytica: the role of amebic adherence and contact-dependent cytolysis in pathogenesis," European Journal of Epidemiology, vol.
Rosenberg, "Cytopathogenicity of Entamoeba histolytica," Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, vol.
Enhanced endothelial cytopathogenicity induced by a cytomegalovirus strain propagated in endothelial cells.
Preservation of natural endothelial cytopathogenicity of cytomegalovirus by propagation in endothelial cells.
Heterogeneity in intracellular replication and cytopathogenicity of Legionella pneumophila and Legionella micdadei in mammalian and protozoan cells.
Enhancement of in vitro cytopathogenicity by Acanthamoeba spp.