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Inhibitory Concentration 50

"Inhibitory Concentration 50" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The concentration of a compound needed to reduce population growth of organisms, including eukaryotic cells, by 50% in vitro. Though often expressed to denote in vitro antibacterial activity, it is also used as a benchmark for cytotoxicity to eukaryotic cells in culture.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Inhibitory Concentration 50" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Inhibitory Concentration 50" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 313 publications over 25 distinct years, with a maximum of 29 publications in 2013
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