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host cell

a cell (for example, a bacterium) in which a vector can be propagated.

host cell

(hōst sel)
A cell (e.g., a bacterium) in which a vector can be propagated.

host cell

(hōst sel)
Cell (e.g., a bacterium) in which a vector can be propagated.
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As a result, the TIPs are preferentially packaged into new protein shells and emerge in greater numbers from the host cell.
Caption: The Ebola virus hijacks a protein called NPC1 to invade a host cell, as seen in this illustration.
Bacteria that cause the tick-borne disease anaplasmosis in humans create their own food supply by hijacking a process in host cells that normally should help kill the pathogenic bugs, scientists have found.
The method the group used, called Transcriptome Induced Phenotype Remodeling, or TIPeR, is distinct from the induced pluripotent stem cell (iPS) approach used by many labs in that host cells do not have to be dedifferentiated to a pluripotent state and then redifferentiated with growth factors to the destination cell type.
This report describes research on a new method, referred to as host cell capture quantitative sequence detection (HCC-QSD), for detecting infectious waterborne viruses, and its potential for integration with current virus concentration, cell culture, and PCR-based detection strategies.
The vector contains all necessary signaling instructions and enzymatic functions to allow the host cell to produce the sequence of interest as ssDNA.
T his is the first study relating phased host cell division to diel zooxanthellar division in marine cnidarians.
During that time, working with state agencies, it inventoried state property and identified places and buildings that could possibly host cell arrays, concurrently marketing them to various communications providers.
Allows virus to bind to receptors and penetrate wall of host cell.
coli manage to survive and colonize in the urinary tract, we may find a way to prevent the bacteria from attaching to the host cell.
Recent advances have highlighted few strain-specific parasite effectors released from the rhoptry into the host cells where they neutralize cell autonomous immunity defences or subvert the host cell transcriptome thereby governing the fate of immune response and disease outcomes.