Definition of cytotoxin in English:

cytotoxin

Syllabification: cy·to·tox·in
Pronunciation: /ˌsītəˈtäksin
 
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noun

  • A substance toxic to cells.
    More example sentences
    • Apoptosis can be induced by immune cells and cytotoxins, and by changes in homeostatic signals.
    • If cytotoxins have no ‘accomplice’ in the cell interior, chemotherapy is usually destined to fail - chemoresistance is the result.
    • One cell line responded to genotoxins and the other cell line responded to cytotoxins.

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