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Inoculation

Inoculation Definition In Immunology, inoculation is defined as the process of introducing an antigenic substance or... Read More

Inoculating loop

Definition noun, plural: inoculating loops A tool usually made of platinum or nichrome wire in which the tip forms a small... Read More

Inoculum

Definition noun, plural (1) Cells used in an inoculation, such as cells added to start a culture. (2) A biological material... Read More

Facultative anaerobe

Facultative Anaerobe Definition What does facultative anaerobe mean? Facultative organisms are the most adaptable... Read More

Lo

Lo --> lo dose (Science: pharmacology) The limes nul dose of diphtheria toxin, i.e., the largest amount of toxin that,... Read More

Cloning

Definition noun The process of creating an exact copy of a biological unit (e.g. a DNA sequence, cell, or organism) from... Read More

Axenic culture

Definition noun A microbial culture that contains only one species, variety, or strain of... Read More

Serial passage

serial passage inoculation of a series of animals or in vitro tissue with an infectious bacterium or virus, as in virulence... Read More