Definition of intracellularly in US English:

intracellularly

adverb

Biology
  • See intracellular

    • ‘DNA is comparatively stable within cells, and DNA viruses may be more likely to persist than RNA viruses, which have to contend with ribonucleases, which are abundant both intracellularly and extracellularly.’
    • ‘Steroid and thyroid hormones are hydrophobic and diffuse from their binding proteins in the plasma, across the plasma membrane to intracellularly localized receptors.’
    • ‘The same can also be expressed intracellularly when introduced through plasmid or viral vectors.’
    • ‘This process occurs intracellularly in lysosomes.’
    • ‘However, the majority of ABA metabolites were not detected intracellularly, but rather were present in media.’