The transfer of electrons.
The electrophoretic transfer of analysed substances between media in the process of their identification.
The use of electrical pulses to enhance the penetration of genes delivered in vivo by plasmid vectors.
1960s; earliest use found in Science. From electro- + transfer.
electrotransfer/ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈtransfəː/ /ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈtrɑːnsfəː/ /ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈtranzfəː/
with object To transfer (a substance, especially a protein) by electrophoresis between two different media for analytical purposes.
1980s. From electro- + transfer, after electrotransfer.