Definition of Ex vivo

1. Adverb. In an artificial environment outside the living organism. "An egg fertilized in vitro"

Exact synonyms: In Vitro
Partainyms: In Vitro

2. Adjective. In an artificial environment outside the living organism. "In vitro fertilization"
Exact synonyms: In Vitro
Antonyms: In Vivo

Definition of Ex vivo

1. Adverb. (medicine) An environment outside the living organism. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ex Vivo

ex nihilo
ex nomine
ex nunc
ex officio
ex parte
ex post
ex post facto
ex professo
ex proprio motu
ex rerum natura
ex stock
ex stocks
ex tempore
ex tunc
ex vi termini
ex vivo (current term)

Literary usage of Ex vivo

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"Omne vivum ex vivo. However the conditions of the experiment be varied, provided the receptacles and materials are free from living germs, results always ..."

2. The Principles of Bacteriology: A Practical Manual for Students and Physicians by Alexander Crever Abbott (1921)
""Omne Vivum ex Vivo"—The Overthrow of the Doctrine of Spontaneous Generation—Earlier Bacteriological Studies—The Birth of Modern Bacteriology. ..."

3. Evolution and the Origin of Life by H. Charlton Bastian (1874)
"On the side of observation the formula omne vivum ex vivo is supposed to derive its authority from the fact that the experience of mankind generally— both ..."

4. Oxygen/Nitrogen Radicals and Cellular Injury edited by Kenneth B. Adler, Robert D. Devlin, Val Vallyathan (2000)
"Loss of ¡NOS Expression in Airway Epithelial Cells ex Vivo Although iNOS expression was present at high levels in vivo, expression was lost ex vivo. ..."

5. Cord Blood: Establishing a National Hematopoietic Stem Cell Bank Program by Emily Ann Meyer, Kristine M. Gebbie, Kathi E. Hanna (2005)
"ex vivo Expansion of Cord Blood Derived Hematopoietic Progenitor Cells Due to the relatively low volumes of cord blood typically collected, researchers have ..."

6. The Methodist Review (1886)
"Tyndall and Huxley confess that as far as the evidence yet goes, the old dictum holds, omne vivum ex vivo. What do they mean ? ..."

7. Reviews in Environmental Health (1998): Toxicological Defense Mechanics edited by Gary E. R. Hook, George W. Lucier (2000)
"This capacity of bioactivation is lacking in the absence of in vivo mechanisms and therefore remains undetected in a metabolically incompetent ex vivo or in ..."

8. Novel Systems for the Study of Human Disease: From Basic Research to by OECD Staff (1998)
"ex vivo or in vivo strategies cam be used to introduce genes into hepatocytes with retroviral vectors. A partial hepatectomy followed by hepatocytes ..."

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