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flow cytometry

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noun flow cy·tom·e·try \-sī-ˈtä-mə-trē\

Definition of flow cytometry

  1. :  a technique for identifying and sorting cells and their components (as DNA) by staining with a fluorescent dye and detecting the fluorescence usually by laser beam illumination

flow cy·tom·e·ter play \-sī-ˈtä-mə-tər\ noun


1978

First Known Use of flow cytometry

1978


Medical Dictionary

flow cytometry

noun flow cy·tom·e·try

Medical Definition of flow cytometry

  1. :  a technique for identifying and sorting cells and their components (as DNA) by staining with a fluorescent dye and detecting the fluorescence usually by laser beam illumination

  2. flow cytometer noun




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