adeno-


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adeno-

or aden-
pref.
Gland: adenectomy.

[From Greek adēn, aden-.]

adeno-

or before a vowel

aden-

combining form
(Medicine) gland or glandular: adenoid; adenology.
[New Latin, from Greek adēn gland]

adeno-

a combining form meaning “gland”: adenovirus.
[< Greek, comb. form of adḗn gland; akin to Latin inguen groin]
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Giannobile, Najjar Professor of Dentistry and Director Michigan Center for Oral Health Research, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan Clinical Research Center, will present abstract 677 titled, "Gene Delivery of TNFR:Fc by Adeno- Associated Virus Vector Blocks Progression of Periodontitis.