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gel electrophoresis

noun

Definition of gel electrophoresis

  1. :  electrophoresis in which molecules (as proteins and nucleic acids) migrate through a gel and especially a polyacrylamide gel and separate into bands according to size



1955

First Known Use of gel electrophoresis

1955


Medical Dictionary

gel electrophoresis

noun

Medical Definition of gel electrophoresis

  1. :  electrophoresis in which molecules (as proteins and nucleic acids) migrate through a gel and especially a polyacrylamide gel and separate into bands according to size




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