from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various techniques that use antibodies chemically linked to a fluorescent dye to identify or quantify antigens in a tissue sample.
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- n. a technique that uses a fluorochrome to indicate a specific antigen-antibody reaction
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- n. (immunology) a technique that uses antibodies linked to a fluorescent dye in order to study antigens in a sample of tissue
immuno- + fluorescence (Wiktionary)