isogen

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Etymology[edit]

From isogenous.

Noun[edit]

isogen (plural isogens)

  1. (biology) Any of a group of organisms that share the same origin
    • 2015 August 7, Christopher J. Harmer et al., “Homogentisate 1-2-Dioxygenase Downregulation in the Chronic Persistence of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Australian Epidemic Strain-1 in the CF Lung”, in PLoS ONE[1], volume 10, DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0134229:
      In the TNF-α assay, the chronic isogen AES-1M elicited a significantly greater response compared to AES-1M.

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