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 (such as DNA) by staining with a fluorescent dye and detecting the fluorescence usually by laser beam illumination

flow cytometer

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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

flow cytometer

noun

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