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phage British & World English

Short for bacteriophage.

phage type British & World English

A strain of a bacterial species distinguished by susceptibility to a range of phages.

phage-type British & World English

To determine the phage type of (a bacterium).

phage therapy British & World English

The treatment of bacterial disease using bacteriophages specific for the pathogenic bacteria.

phage display British & World English

A technique for the production and screening of novel proteins and polypeptides by inserting a gene fragment into a gene responsible for the surface protein of a bacteriophage. The new protein appears in the surface coating of the phage, in which it can be manipulated and tested for biological activity

phage-displayed British & World English

Expressed by phage display.

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