Feulgen

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Feul·gen

adjective \ˈfil-gən\

Definition of FEULGEN

:  of, relating to, utilizing, or staining by the Feulgen reaction <positive Feulgen mitochondria>

First Known Use of FEULGEN

1928

Feul·gen

adjective \ˈfil-gən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FEULGEN

: of, relating to, utilizing, or staining by the Feulgen reaction <positive Feulgen mitochondria>

Biographical Note for FEULGEN

Feulgen, Robert Joachim (1884–1955), German biochemist. Feulgen introduced the Feulgen reaction in 1914. This reaction, which is specific for DNA, transformed nucleic acid cytochemistry.

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