Definition of lysate in English:

lysate

noun

Biology
  • A preparation containing the products of lysis of cells.

    • ‘The double-mutant lanes contain lysates from independently isolated cell lines.’
    • ‘Heating and methanol treatment will denature and precipitate the great majority of cytosolic proteins found in cell lysates.’
    • ‘Cell lysates were prepared and subjected to Western blot analysis as previously described.’
    • ‘Negative control indicates lysates from an isogenic cell line not expressing GFP.’
    • ‘This lag could explain the degradation observed in samples from crude lysates produced by these lysis methods even in the presence of RNase inhibitors.’

Pronunciation:

lysate

/ˈlʌɪzeɪt/