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in vitro studies

Experiments or tests done under controlled experimental conditions outside of the body, such as in a test tube or laboratory dish. These tests tend to focus on organs, tissues, cells, cellular components, proteins, and/or biomolecules.
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  • in vitro tests
  • in vitro experimentation
  • in vitro assessments
  • in vitro evaluation
  • in vitro testing
  • in vitro research
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