Definitions for in vitroɪn ˈvi troʊ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. in vitro, ex vivo(adverb)

    in an artificial environment outside the living organism

    "in vitro fertilization"

  2. in vitro, ex vivo(adverb)

    in an artificial environment outside the living organism

    "an egg fertilized in vitro"

Wiktionary

  1. in vitro(Adverb)

    In an artificial environment outside the living organism.

  2. in vitro(Adjective)

    In an artificial environment outside the living organism.

Freebase

  1. In vitro

    In vitro studies yes experimental study of life are those that are conducted using components of an organism that have been isolated from their usual biological surroundings in order to permit a more detailed or more convenient analysis than can be done with whole organisms. Colloquially, these experiments are commonly called "test tube experiments". In contrast, in vivo work is that which is conducted with living organisms in their normal, intact state, while ex vivo studies are conducted on functional organs that have been removed from the intact organism. Common examples of in vitro experiments include work that uses cells derived from multicellular organisms, subcellular components, cellular or subcellular extracts, or purified molecules in the test tube.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. In Vitro

    Studies using excised tissues.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of in vitro in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of in vitro in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Kathy Niakan:

    This knowledge may improve embryo development after in vitro fertilisation (IVF) and might provide better clinical treatments for infertility.

  2. Kathy Niakan:

    This knowledge may improve embryo development after in vitro fertilisation (IVF) and might provide better clinical treatments for infertility, any donated embryos would be used for research purposes only.

  3. Kathy Niakan:

    This knowledge may improve embryo development after in vitro fertilization (IVF) and might provide better clinical treatments for infertility, any donated embryos would be used for research purposes only.

  4. Christa Orecchio:

    My practice was never a fertility practice, but I started getting women coming to me in their late 30s, 40s, struggling with fertility issues and having no success, if you take away what the body doesn’t need and give it more of what it does, you’ll find balance. And these women all started getting pregnant. Six rounds of [in vitro fertilization] didn’t work, but this did.

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