Definition of agarose in English:

agarose

Line breaks: agar|ose
Pronunciation: /ˈaɡərəʊz
 
, -s/

noun

[mass noun] Biochemistry
A substance which is the main constituent of agar and is used especially in gels for electrophoresis. It is a polysaccharide mainly containing galactose residues.
More example sentences
  • The vesicles filled with agarose gel and sucrose solution were diluted into an isoosmolar glucose solution.
  • Immobilization of large dextran molecules in agarose was achieved by electron beam irradiation.
  • The material of choice is agarose, a carbohydrate polymer purified from a salt water algae.

Definition of agarose in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day salmanazar
Pronunciation: ˌsalməˈneɪzə
noun
a wine bottle twelve times the standard size...