Giemsa chromosome banding stain Giem·sa chromosome banding stain (gēm’zə)
See G-banding stain.
- Giemsa stain
Giemsa stain n. A mixture of glycerin, methanol, methylene azure, and eosin used to stain chromosomes, blood cell producing tissues, and certain species of spirochetes and protozoans.
[gee] /gi/ verb (used with or without object), gied, gied or gien [geen] /gin/ (Show IPA), gieing. Chiefly Scot. 1. . /ɡiː/ verb 1. a Scot word for give
[jeer-ee-guh l] /ˈdʒɪərˌi gəl/ noun 1. a bird, probably the Egyptian vulture, regarded as unclean. Lev. 11:18; Deut. 14:17.
[geer-ek; Polish gye-rek] /ˈgɪər ɛk; Polish ˈgyɛ rɛk/ noun 1. Edward [ed-werd;; Polish ed-vahrt] /ˈɛd wərd;; Polish ˈɛd vɑrt/ (Show IPA), 1913–2001, Polish political leader: first secretary of the Polish Communist Party 1970–80.