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  • adv. In a fluorescent manner; using fluorescence


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  • Among the plethora of available probes are dyes that label nuclei, the Golgi apparatus, the endoplasmic reticulum, and mitochondria, and also dyes such as fluorescently labeled phalloidins that target polymerized actin in cells.


  • As we stood in the fluorescently lit hallway, the sound of glasses clinking in the background and Louie's cherry Pixie Stix getting shorter, I knew I couldn't keep him much longer.

    Michelle Cacciatore: The Night I Met Louis C.K.

  • Giant squid, fluorescently green with pink under-tentacles, waver around in a loopy dance, sometimes waving puppet squidettes on their hands.

    Richard III; Lullaby; Hundreds & Thousands – review

  • Just after sunrise twice a week, in a fluorescently lit room on Ohio State's sprawling campus, he lectures 49 bleary-eyed students on the art of coaching.

    This Professor Looks Familiar

  • An abrasion-resistant toe cap, thin 5.5mm carbon sole, and Agion anti-bacterial insoles, not to mention the blinding, fluorescently radioactive lemon yellow color, make them both functional and eye catching.

    The Clothesline: Mavic Huez road shoe

  • On stage they have fluorescently recreated the Shrine – the club that was the music magnet of 1970s Lagos.

    Fela!; The Glass Menagerie; The Master Builder

  • The camera barely registers the fluorescently tagged bases diffusing in and out of the ZMW on a microsecond timescale.

    The $1,000 Genome

  • After fluorescently tagged bases had been added, the molecules were illuminated by firing two watts of laser power—the equivalent of 1,000 laser pointers.

    The $1,000 Genome

  • One of Ting's latest projects is to fluorescently image the junction between nerve cells, illuminating a biochemical process that appears to play a key role in learning and memory.

    Archive 2008-06-01

  • The researchers observed the behaviour of fluorescently tagged DNA molecules in a pure solution.

    2008 January - Telic Thoughts


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