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 (hə-mŏj′ə-nāt′, -nĭt, hō-)
Something that has been homogenized.


(hɒˈmɒdʒɪnɪt; -ˌneɪt)
(Chemistry) a substance produced by homogenizing
[C20: from homogenize + -ate1]


(həˈmɒdʒ əˌneɪt, -nɪt, hoʊ-)

a mixture that has been homogenized.
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Noun1.homogenate - material that has been homogenized (especially tissue that has been ground and mixed); "liver homogenate"
material, stuff - the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object; "coal is a hard black material"; "wheat is the stuff they use to make bread"
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One gram of liver tissue was collected from the infected cockatoo to produce the positive homogenates, and 1 gram of liver tissue was collected from the SPF chicks to produce the negative homogenates.
Using standard bacteriological techniques and amplification of the 16s ribosomal RNA (rRNA) gene, four species of Gram-positive bacteria were identified from surface swabs and whole body homogenates of bed bugs.
Western blot analysis of tissue homogenates showed that MDM2 protein levels were decreased by 25-OC[H.
A subsequent efficacy study showed that despite the interindividual differences in basal levels, the enzyme activity of NQO1 in homogenates of 3-mm full thickness skin punch biopsies increased in a dose-dependent manner, with maximum increases of 1.
To identify and characterize viruses using metagenomics, they prepared intestinal homogenates from the samples.
The investigators found that rapid uniform volumetric heating, such as with a microwave treatment, could improve the thermal preservation of berry-based pulps and homogenates.
Tissue homogenates were centrifuged at 40,000xg for 20 min at 4[degrees]C in P40ST rotor using Himack CP80B-Hitachi ultracentrifuge.
Liver homogenates were used for the estimation of malondialdehyde (MDA), superoxide dismutase (SOD) and catalase (CAT) enzymes activities.
The homogenates were incubated at 70[degrees]C for 30 min, subsequently cooled on ice for several minutes, and then filtered through Miracloth[TM] (22-25 pore size, Calbiochem Inc.
The study shows that blueberries could reduce liver indices, serum levels of hyaluronic acid and alanine aminotransferase, and increase levels of superoxide dismutase and decrease levels of malondialdehyde in liver homogenates compared with the model group.