amyloidogenesis etymology

English word amyloidogenesis comes from English amyloid, English -genesis (Origin. Production.)

Detailed word origin of amyloidogenesis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
amyloid English (eng) A waxy compound of protein and polysaccharides that is found deposited in tissues in amyloidosis.. Any of various starchlike substances. (mycology) Applied to a mushroom that turns blue-black upon application of Melzer's reagent.. Containing or resembling starch.
-genesis English (eng) Origin. Production.
amyloidogenesis English (eng) (biochemistry) The production of amyloid.

Words with the same origin as amyloidogenesis

Descendants of -genesis
aerogenesis androgenesis baryogenesis cacogenesis carcinomagenesis cementogenesis digenetic dysgenesis embryogenesis enteropathogenesis hadrogenesis hematogenesis hepatogenesis mitogenesis monogenesis nephrogenesis neurogenesis noegenesis organogenesis orthogenesis osteogenesis parthenogenesis retinogenesis virogenesis