immunohistochemical

adjective
im·​mu·​no·​his·​to·​chem·​i·​cal | \ ˌi-myə-nō-ˌhi-stō-ˈke-mi-kəl How to pronounce immunohistochemical (audio) , i-ˌmyü-nō- \

Definition of immunohistochemical

: of or relating to the application of histochemical and immunologic methods to chemical analysis of living cells and tissues

Other Words from immunohistochemical

immunohistochemistry \ ˌi-​myə-​nō-​ˌhi-​stō-​ˈke-​mə-​strē How to pronounce immunohistochemical (audio) , i-​ˌmyü-​nō-​ \ noun

Examples of immunohistochemical in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The immunohistochemical stain that colors tau protein helped Danielsen see the invisible: tau staining around the blood vessels in a distribution characteristic of a C.T.E.-type pathology. New York Times, 1 Mar. 2022 Image: Immunohistochemical detection methods reveal fresh corpuscles (black arrows, figure C) in the blood around the arrow wound (white arrow, figure A) / Intensive Care Medicine. Brandon Keim, WIRED, 29 Jan. 2009

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First Known Use of immunohistochemical

1953, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for immunohistochemical

immuno- + histochemical

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“Immunohistochemical.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/immunohistochemical. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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More Definitions for immunohistochemical

immunohistochemical

adjective
im·​mu·​no·​his·​to·​chem·​i·​cal | \ -ˌhis-tō-ˈkem-i-kəl How to pronounce immunohistochemical (audio) \

Medical Definition of immunohistochemical

: of or relating to the application of histochemical and immunologic methods to chemical analysis of living cells and tissues

Other Words from immunohistochemical

immunohistochemically \ -​i-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce immunohistochemical (audio) \ adverb
immunohistochemistry \ -​ˈkem-​ə-​strē How to pronounce immunohistochemical (audio) \ noun, plural immunohistochemistries

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