flow cytometry

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

Definition of flow cytometry

: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

play \-sī-ˈtä-mə-tər\ noun

First Known Use of flow cytometry

1978


Medical Dictionary

flow cytometry

noun

medical Definition of flow cytometry

: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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