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cytotoxic

[¦sīd·ə′täk·sik]
(cell and molecular biology)
Pertaining to an agent, such as a drug or virus, that exerts a toxic effect on cells.
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So based on aforementioned biological activities of compounds containing sulfamoyl and benzodioxane moieties, the present study was aimed to evaluate the cytotoxicity profile of new methane sulfunomides bearing 1,4-benzodioxane heterocycle.
Cell cytotoxicity was carried out using 3-(4,5-dimethylthiazol-2-yl)-2,5-diphenyltetrazolium bromide (MTT) assay to check whether the methanol extract from Capsicum annuum at various concentrations showed toxicity to Vero cells.
Their cytotoxicity was evaluated in a panel of 9 cancer cell lines, including sensitive and MDR phenotypes as well as in a normal AML12 hepatocytes.
Caco-2 cells, which are human epithelial colorectal adenocarcinoma cells, were used as in vitro model to investigate the cellular uptake and cytotoxicity of [beta]-lg nanoparticles.
Flow cytometric mast cell-mediated cytotoxicity assay: a new three-color flow cytometric approach using monoclonal antibody staining with annexin v/propidium iodide co-labeling to assess human mast cell-mediated cytotoxicity by fluorosphere-adjusted counts.
Evaluation of cytotoxicity of six different flowable composites with the methyl tetrazolium test method.
To evaluate cytotoxicity of experimental conventional and resin modified glass-ionomer cements on UMR-106 osteoblast cell cultures and cell cultures of NIH 3T3 mouse fibroblasts.
However, this promising advantage comes with two major shortcomings: the considerable cytotoxicity of silver nanoparticles on human cells and their inefficiency in fight against bacterial biofilms.
Another factor possibly affecting the results of indirect cytotoxicity tests is the time of extraction in culture media prior to cell exposure.
Maximum cytotoxicity by fruit extract was observed against HeLa Human cancer cell line.