hybridoma


hy·brid·oma

noun \ˌhī-brə-ˈdō-mə\

Definition of HYBRIDOMA

:  a hybrid cell produced by the fusion of an antibody-producing lymphocyte with a tumor cell and used to culture continuously a specific monoclonal antibody

First Known Use of HYBRIDOMA

1978

hy·brid·oma

noun \ˌhī-brə-ˈdō-mə\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HYBRIDOMA

: a hybrid cell produced by the fusion of an antibody-producing lymphocyte with a tumor cell and used to culture continuously a specific monoclonal antibody

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