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1. An organism, cell, or virus in which genetic recombination has taken place.
2. Material produced by genetic engineering.
1. Formed by or showing recombination: a recombinant chromosome.
2. Of or relating to recombinant DNA: recombinant fragments; recombinant technology.


(riːˈkɒmbɪnənt) genetics
(Genetics) produced by the combining of genetic material from more than one origin
(Genetics) a chromosome, cell, organism, etc, the genetic makeup of which results from recombination


(riˈkɒm bə nənt)
1. of or resulting from new combinations of genetic material: recombinant cells.
2. a cell or organism whose genetic material results from recombination.
3. the genetic material produced when segments of DNA from different sources are joined to produce recombinant DNA.
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Noun1.recombinant - a cell or organism in which genetic recombination has occurred
organism, being - a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently
cell - (biology) the basic structural and functional unit of all organisms; they may exist as independent units of life (as in monads) or may form colonies or tissues as in higher plants and animals
Adj.1.recombinant - of or relating to recombinant DNA


adj recombinante
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Budapest, Hungary-based Gedeon Richter Plc announced today that it has introduced its biosimilar teriparatide, Terrosa in Europe.
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Although teriparatide, a recombinant human PTH (1-34), is widely used in the treatment of osteoporosis, there is a limited number of literature data on its use for hypoparathyroidism.
The first anabolic drug to be approved by the FDA for osteoporosis, teriparatide (Forteo, Lilly), increases BMD while lowering the risk of fractures.
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Parathyroid Hormone (PTH) and its analogue Teriparatide (TPD) provide the possibility of improving skeletal microarchitecture and represent a new class of anabolic therapies for the treatment of severe osteoporosis (3).
Pfenex (PFNX) and Alvogen announced entering into an agreement granting Alvogen exclusive rights to commercialize Pfenex's lead drug candidate, PF708, a teriparatide therapeutic equivalent candidate to Eli Lilly's (LLY) Forteo, in the United States.
Two of these peptide hormone medications are abaloparatide (brand name Tymlos) and teriparatide (brand name Forteo).
Teriparatide was used in 41.2% (7 patients) with AFF and in 18.2% (2 patients) with osteoporotic femoral fractures (p = 0.25).
DENVER--A treatment regimen for postmenopausal women with osteoporosis that started with teriparatide for 2 years and switched to denosumab improved their spine trabecular microarchitecture--a predictor of fracture risk independent of areal bone mineral density--in a new analysis of the DATA trial and its extension study, DATA-Switch.