heterocytotropic

[hĕt′ə-rō-sī′tə-trŏpĭk, -trōpĭk]

adj.

Having an affinity for cells of a different species. Used of an antibody.

Nearby words

  1. heterocladic anastomosis,
  2. heteroclite,
  3. heterocrine,
  4. heterocyclic,
  5. heterocyst,
  6. heterocytotropic antibody,
  7. heterodactyl,
  8. heterodactylous,
  9. heterodont,
  10. heterodox


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