Definition of lytically in English:

lytically

adverb

Biology
  • See lytic

    • ‘Interestingly, the positive cells and associated debris were mainly located within lacunae, indicating that most lytically infected cells were phagocytosed by the infiltrated macrophages.’
    • ‘Although P22 can adsorb to S. typhi and inject its DNA into a S. typhi recipient, P22 cannot develop lytically in S. typhi.’
    • ‘Macrophages in the starry sky pattern may be engaged in clearing lymphoma cells lytically infected with EBV.’