exocellular

exocellular

[‚ek·sə′sel·yə·lər]
(cell and molecular biology)
Referring to reactions or processes that are initiated inside a cell and take place outside it.
References in periodicals archive ?
These exocellular enzymes release nutrients and facilitate dissemination through the stratum corneum.
Use of Bacilli for overproduction of exocellular endo-beta-1,4-glucanase encoded by cloned gene.
Herein, the improvement of mechanical strength by pullulan loading can be attributed to the chemical structure of pullulan, which is an exocellular homopolysaccharide and a linear mix of [alpha]-D-glucan consisting mainly of maltotriose repeating units interconnected by [alpha]-1,6 linkages.
Exocellular enzymatic tests like gelatin liquefaction, starch hydrolysis, lipid hydrolysis, casein hydrolysis were performed.
Exocellular enzyme activity of dermatophytes and other fungi isolated from ruminants in Southern Iraq.
After activation, macrophages can inhibit the growth and transferring of tumor cells and may have stronger immune functions of endocellular sterilization, exocellular oncolysis, phagocytosis and pinocytosis.
The data suggest a direct link between the amount of available organic substrate and the level of the exocellular proteolytic activity secreted by the fungus.
Effects of fertilizer-based culture media on the production of exocellular polysaccharides and cellular superoxide dismutase by Phaeodactylum tricornutum (Bohlin).
An exocellular thermolysin-like metalloprotease produced by Vibrio fluvialis: purification, characterization, and gene cloning.