fluorescence fluorescence


  • (n) light emitted during absorption of radiation of some other (invisible) wavelength


  1. The tests included photo- and electron microscopy, X rays, spectroscopy, ultraviolet fluorescence, thermography and chemical analyses.
  2. The halls of office buildings, their lights dimmed to conserve electricity, were restfully muted, without their usual operating-room fluorescence.
  3. The staff cafeteria is immaculate, lit with fluorescence and perked up by leaf-green supergraphics.


  1. High Tech Used to Evaluate Soil Fertility for Soybeans and Corn

    Portable X-ray fluorescence spectrometry is normally a process used by those in the metal industry, but a study funded by the Louisiana Soybean and Grain Research and Promotion Board is using the equipment to look at fertility issues in corn and soybeans.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: NBC 10 - FOX 14 Monroe

  2. LED Medical Diagnostics Inc.'s Patented VELscope(R) Vx Device Involved in Phase III Oral Cancer Study

    LED Medical Diagnostics Inc. , a developer of tissue fluorescence visualization technologies for the medical industry, is pleased to announce that its patented VELscope Vx oral examination device is currently ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Immunomedics Develops Novel Dual System for Tumor Detection and Imaging

    -- Pretargeting System Allows Dual Nuclear/Fluorescence Imaging During Cancer Surgery --
    on June 10, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

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  1. "Incorporating the RapidFire system into our proven HTRF technology product line gives customers access to both mass-spectrometry and fluorescence-based assays for screening difficult drug targets," said Glenn Knapik, General Manager, Cisbio US,...
    on Jan 26, 2009 By: Glenn Source: Earthtimes (press release)

  2. "It felt very comfortable," Amendola said of his return to Berkeley Rep. "Thesense of light, the fluorescence, it took me back to 'American Buffalo.' I saw Pacino's performance, and they threw roses at his feet. But he was (incensed) at that...
    on Feb 6, 2007 By: Tony Amendola Source: Mercury-Register

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