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 (ôr′gə-nō-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs, ôr-găn′ə-)
n. pl. or·gan·o·gen·e·ses (-sēz′)
The formation and development of the organs of living things.

or′gan·o·ge·net′ic (-jə-nĕt′ĭk) adj.
or′gan·o·ge·net′i·cal·ly adv.


1. (Biology) the formation and development of organs in an animal or plant
2. (Biology) Also called: organogeny the study of this process
organogenetic adj
ˌorganogeˈnetically adv


(ˌɔr gə noʊˈdʒɛn ə sɪs, ɔrˌgæn oʊ-)

the development of bodily organs.
or`ga•no•ge•net′ic, adj.

organogenesis, organogeny

the origin and growth of organs. — organogenetic, organogenic, adj.
See also: Biology


n. organogénesis, desarrollo y crecimiento de un órgano.
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With wound care decision-makers increasingly moving toward evidenced-based products and buying groups selecting companies with broader product portfolios, Organogenesis is experiencing the largest growth in the company's history," said Gary S.
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These problems may be related not only with gene transfer process but also to a low efficiency of in vitro organogenesis.
Organogenesis completed a multi-center, randomized, pivotal clinical trial to determine the efficacy and safety of the product to regenerate oral soft tissue in patients with gingival recession.
5 months of culture; while plants originated through direct organogenesis took o months to reach maturity; however, they produce a higher number of buds per explant.
Se estudio la organogenesis floral en las especies Acnistus arborescens, Dunalia solanacea, Deprea bitteriana, Larnax glabra y Larnax hawkesii de la tribu Physaleae (Solanaceae), empleando microscopia electronica de barrido en modo ambiental.
Applications may include new and innovative approaches to investigate: 1) genetic defects, nutritional deficiencies, teratogens that perturb, modify, or alter gene expression during early development; 2) the identity and function of transcription and growth factors in normal and abnormal gastrulation, embryogenesis, organogenesis, and patterning, as well as their modification by environmental agents; and 3) defective embryonic developmental processes and pathways that ultimately lead to malformations.
patent on OrCel in a patent reexamination challenge by Organogenesis, another competitor of Ortec.