Endobiotic - definition of endobiotic by The Free Dictionary
Also found in: Medical
Living as a parasite or symbiont within the tissues of a host.
(Microbiology) formed within a host cell
en•do•bi•ot•ic (ˌɛn doʊ baɪˈɒt ɪk)
(of an organism) existing as a parasite or symbiont entirely within a host organism.
References in periodicals archive
GST participates in the process of xenobiotic detoxification and the detoxification of endobiotic
Circadian regulation of the hepatic endobiotic
and xenobitoic detoxification pathways: the time matters.
The GST in insects is a multifunctional enzyme involved in the detoxification of xenobiotic and endobiotic
compounds through conjugating tripeptide (y-Glu-Cys-Gly) glutathione (GSH) to hydrophobic substrates.
Trentepohliales, Ulvophyceae), a rare endobiotic
alga from China.
Diverse early endobiotic
coral symbiont assemblage from the Katian (Late Ordovician) of Baltica.
The sponge Zygomycale parishii (Bowerbank) and its endobiotic
The presence of these endobiotic
bacteria suggests that both E.