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immunohistochemistry

[ im-yuh-noh-his-toh-kem-uh-stree, ih-myoo- ]
/ ˌɪm yə noʊˌhɪs toʊˈkɛm ə stri, ɪˌmyu- /
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noun
the application of immunologic techniques to the chemical analysis of cells and tissues.

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Origin of immunohistochemistry

OTHER WORDS FROM immunohistochemistry

im·mu·no·his·to·chem·i·cal, adjectiveim·mu·no·his·to·chem·i·cal·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for immunohistochemistry

immunohistochemistry
/ (ˌɪmjʊnəʊˌhɪstəʊˈkɛmɪstrɪ) /

noun
the use of immunochemistry to study tissues
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for immunohistochemistry

immunohistochemistry
[ ĭm′yə-nō-hĭs′tō-kĕmĭ-strē, ĭ-myōō′- ]

n.
Microscopic localization of specific antigens in tissues by staining with antibodies labeled with fluorescent or pigmented material.
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