mitotic inhibitor


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mitotic inhibitor

[mī′täd·ik in′hib·əd·ər]
(cell and molecular biology)
A compound that inhibits mitosis.
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Bone marrow samples (5ml) were collected in sodium heparin tubes and were processed immediately, cultured by standard methods and harvested (by mitotic inhibitor and addition of hypotonic solution).
This study has shown that DHAP is a strong mitotic inhibitor and could give rise to mitotic abnormalities with increase in concentration and exposure time.
based Boston Scientific chose Paclitaxel, a mitotic inhibitor used in cancer chemotherapy, and Medtronic Inc.
Creating polyploid plants can be accomplished by the application of mitotic inhibitors. Colchicine solutions have been used successfully for the polyploidization of flowering plants (Chen and Gao, 2007; Sajjad et al., 2013; Yang et al., 2015).