Medical Definition of Double thymidine block

1. A lab technique used to synchronise the cell cycles of all the cells in a culture. This is done by adding excessive amounts of thymidine (a deoxynucleoside) to the culture so that DNA replication is blocked. Eventually, all of the cells will reach the same point in the cell cycle and stop. (09 Oct 1997)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Double Thymidine Block

double stop
double stopping
double stops
double straddle
double straddles
double switch
double tachycardia
double take
double taker
double talk
double tap
double taps
double team
double tertian
double tertian malaria
double thymidine block (current term)
double time
double tongue
double top
double trap
double up
double vertical line
double vision
double whammies
double whammy
double whole note
double whole notes
double yellow line
double yellow lines

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