Definition of lysate in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈlʌɪzeɪt/


A preparation containing the products of lysis of cells.
Example sentences
  • Negative control indicates lysates from an isogenic cell line not expressing GFP.
  • This lag could explain the degradation observed in samples from crude lysates produced by these lysis methods even in the presence of RNase inhibitors.
  • Heating and methanol treatment will denature and precipitate the great majority of cytosolic proteins found in cell lysates.

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