hybridoma

noun
hy·brid·oma | \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

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1978, in the meaning defined above

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hybridoma

noun
hy·brid·oma | \ˌhī-brə-ˈdō-mə \

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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