Medical Dictionary

methylation

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noun meth·yl·ation \ˌmeth-ə-ˈlā-shən\

Medical Definition of methylation

  1. :  introduction of the methyl group into a chemical compound; especially :  dna methylation

methylate

\ˈmeth-ə-ˌlāt\play transitive verb

methylated

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methylating


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