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Of, relating to, or producing a toxic effect on cells.

cy′to·tox·ic′i·ty (-tŏk-sĭs′ĭ-tē) n.


(ˌsaɪ toʊ tɒkˈsɪs ɪ ti)

cell destruction caused by a cytotoxin.
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Noun1.cytotoxicity - the degree to which something is toxic to living cells
toxicity - the degree to which something is poisonous


n. citotoxicidad, la capacidad de un agente de destruir ciertas células.
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Xanthoangelol and 4-hydroxyderricin showed 32 [+ or -] 1 and 33 [+ or -] 1% cytoxicity at 50 [micro]M, and 54 [+ or -] 2 and 45 [+ or -] 2% cytotoxicity at 100 [micro]M, against LM8 cells, respectively.
Unituxin is a chimeric biologic antibody that induces cell lysis of GD2-expressing cells through antibody-dependent cell-mediated cytoxicity (ADCC) and complement-dependent cytoxicity (CDC) and is part of an immunotherapeutic regimen to treat pediatric high-risk neuroblastoma.
The new virus displays significantly lower cytoxicity in normal tissue, whereas cancer tissue was specifically targeted.
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Even the venerable cytoxicity test, which has been a staple for at least 20 years, is undergoing changes.
17) In addition, cytoxicity assays are expensive, require extensive operator input, and take three to seven days.
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Trypan blue exclusion, and Alamar Blue were methods/assays employed to evaluate the cytoxicity of the extracts.
1 Cytoxicity of Naturally Occuring Resveratrol Oligomers and Their Acetate Derivatives, Bioorg.
Exposure of these two malignant cell lines to RF alone also produced some cytoxicity, although significantly less cytotoxicity than the GNP RF combination.
Poster 536 - Chemotherapy-Refractory Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphomas (DLBCL) Are Effectively Killed by Ofatumumab-Induced Complement-Mediated Cytoxicity
Cytoxicity of a putative toxin from the Pfiesteria piscicida dinoflagellate [Abstract].