mitotic index

In a population of cells, the ratio of the number of cells undergoing mitosis (cell division) to the number of cells not undergoing mitosis.

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  • Mitotic index — is a measure for the proliferation status of a cell population. It is defined as the ratio between the number of cells in mitosis and the total number of cells. The mitotic index is an important prognostic factor predicting both overall survival… …   Wikipedia

  • mitotic index — mitotic index. См. митотический индекс. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • mitotic index — n the number of cells per thousand cells actively dividing at a particular time * * * the proportion of cells in a tissue that are dividing at a given time. * * * an expression of the number of cells in a population undergoing mitosis, either as… …   Medical dictionary

  • mitotic index — mitozės indeksas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Rodiklis, kuriuo apibūdinamas mitozinis audinio aktyvumas ir kuris išreiškiamas mitozėje esančių ir visų vertintų branduolių santykiu. atitikmenys: angl. mitotic index rus. митотический …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • mitotic index — noun : the number of cells per thousand cells actively dividing at a particular time * * * mitotic index noun The proportion in any tissue of dividing cells, usu expressed as per thousand cells • • • Main Entry: ↑mitosis …   Useful english dictionary

  • mitotic index — The fraction of cells in a sample that are in mitosis. It is a measure of the relative length of the mitotic phase of the cell cycle …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • mitotic index — the proportion of cells in a tissue that are dividing at a given time …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Индекс Митотический (Mitotic Index) — число клеток, которые в данный момент времени находятся в процессе митоза. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • index — 1. [NA] SYN: i. finger. 2. A guide, standard, indicator, symbol, or number denoting the relation in respect to size, capacity, or function, of one part or thing to another. SEE ALSO: quotient, r …   Medical dictionary

  • centromeric index — the ratio of the length of the shorter arm of a mitotic chromosome to the total length of the chromosome …   Medical dictionary

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