In embryo

Also found in: Idioms.
Related to In embryo: embryo transfer, embryo implantation
in an incipient or undeveloped state; in conception, but not yet executed.
- Swift.

See also: Embryo

References in classic literature ?
The flame, which had before lain in embryo, now burst forth.
The usurpers, clothed with the forms of legal authority, can too often crush the opposition in embryo.
He knew well that Nastasia thoroughly understood him and where to wound him and how, and therefore, as the marriage was still only in embryo, Totski decided to conciliate her by giving it up.
Vitrification is so good and embryos come out of it so well that the benefit from improved endometrial receptivity outweighs any change in embryo quality.
The meeting was the first national conference on embryos, called "Emerging Issues in Embryo Adoption and Donation.
Antioxidants play an important role in reducing stress-related damages in embryo development (Takahashi et al.
Whole embryos were washed several times in embryo culture medium (Sigma, India) to remove sperm and other cumulus cells surrounding embryo.
Practically, it might be impossible to approach women or couples about participating in embryo sharing programs after their embryos have been created simply because the decision to begin fertility treatment may be contingent on the reduced cost offered by such a program.
2] (six tanks), there was an increase in embryo viability, showing that the females in the 5 ng/L E[E.
Finally, anti-abortion activists need to recognize that federal involvement in embryo research is critical for limiting the risks posed by genetic engineering of the future and improving the current outcomes for families desperately seeking to have a child.
The freezing process is not a necessary step in embryo transfers, but it was done to advance the idea that extinct species might be re-created years later by thawing frozen embryos when a suitable surrogate species is found.
The meaning and scope of this concept remain the central moral problematic in embryo research.