microdissection


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microdissection

(ˈmaɪkrəʊdɪˈsɛkʃən)
n
(Zoology) dissection involving the use of a microscope and fine instruments
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Contract award notice: Microscope-based microdissection system
Besides several well-established methods, such as micromanipulation, laser-capture microdissection and fluorescence-activated cell sorting, there is an increasing number of novel techniques to isolate single cells with even greater accuracy and specificity [6,7].
Infectious granuloma caused by Burkholderia fungorum confirmed by laser-capture microdissection and polymerase chain reaction.
Laser microdissection allows forensics teams to identify sex attackers from a single sperm cell.
ClickPress, Mon Aug 24 2015] Laser Capture Microdissection Market by Product (Consumables, Instruments, Software, Services), System Types (Ultraviolet, Infrared, Immunofluorescence), Application (Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Forensics), End User - Global Forecast to 2020
The original--and still standard--method for removing CTCs from the NanoVelcro substrate is laser capture microdissection.
Development of microdissection and chromosome specific genomic library in Lilium tigrinum.
However, unlike breast cancers where the genetic abnormalities arise from the epithelial cells, the scientists, using a technique called laser capture microdissection (LCM), showed that the pivotal MED12 mutations in fibroadenomas are found in the stromal cells.
Findings were published today in the journal EuPA Open Proteomics under the title "Protein expression profiles of chemo-resistant mixed phenotype liver tumors using laser microdissection and LC-MS/MS proteomics".