organ culturemedical dictionary

<cell biology> Culture in vitro of pieces of tissue (as opposed to single cells) in such a way as to maintain some normal spatial relationships between cells and some normal function. Contrast with tissue culture.

This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology

(11 Mar 2008)

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