Search Results for: Fluid

peritoneal fluid

A liquid that is made in the abdominal cavity to lubricate the surface of the tissue that lines the abdominal wall and pelvic cavity and covers most of the … [Read more...]

microfluidic device

An instrument that uses very small amounts of fluid on a microchip to do certain laboratory tests. A microfluidic device may use body fluids or solutions … [Read more...]

lymphatic fluid

The clear fluid that travels through the lymphatic system and carries cells that help fight infections and other diseases. Also called lymph. … [Read more...]


A substance that flows smoothly and takes the shape of its container. Liquids and gases are fluids. … [Read more...]

cerebrospinal fluid diversion

A process used to drain fluid that has built up around the brain and spinal cord. A shunt (a long, thin tube) is placed in a ventricle of the brain and threaded … [Read more...]

cerebrospinal fluid

The fluid that flows in and around the hollow spaces of the brain and spinal cord, and between two of the meninges (the thin layers of tissue that cover and … [Read more...]

seminal fluid

Fluid from the prostate and other sex glands that helps transport sperm out of the man's body during orgasm. Seminal fluid contains sugar as an energy source … [Read more...]

pegylated recombinant human hyaluronidase PH20

A pegylated formulation of a recombinant form of human hyaluronidase with potential antitumor activity. Upon intravenous administration, pegylated recombinant … [Read more...]

PSP-94-derived peptide PCK3145

A synthetic 15-mer peptide corresponding to amino acids 31-45 of the 94-amino acid isoform of human prostate secretory protein (PSP-94) with potential … [Read more...]


A synthetic radiopaque liquid form of perfluorooctyl bromide. Used as a contrast agent for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), perflubron is also used as a … [Read more...]