fluorescence microscope

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fluorescence microscope

[flu̇′res·əns ′mī·krə‚skōp]
(optics)
A variation of the compound laboratory light microscope which is arranged to admit ultraviolet, violet, and sometimes blue radiations to a specimen, which then fluoresces.
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Epifluorescence Microscopy. After the incubation at 25[degrees]C for 8 d, the SS coupons were removed from the glass test tubes containing 10 mL of TSB with 0.5% glucose using sterile forces.
1993), or epifluorescence microscopy (Pinctada fucata: Komaru et al.
View of the epitheca of calcofluor stained cells under epifluorescence microscopy; H-I View of the epitheca with overlay images of confocal microscopy; J-M.
The viral and bacterial abundance in the sewage sample was assessed using Epifluorescence Microscopy. Bacteria like particles and virus like particles were enumerated from sewage samples according to (10) using 0.8 [micro]m nitrocellulose membrane support filters (Millipore) and 0.02 [micro]m filters (Whatman).
Standard optical microscopy, epifluorescence microscopy (EM), and confocal laser scanning microscopy (CLSM) are the most commonly used techniques for biofilm analysis.
Epifluorescence Microscopy. ARPE-19 cells were seeded onto 22 mm plates.
This study aimed at measuring fungal and bacterial biomass by epifluorescence microscopy and arbuscular mycorrhizal (AM) spore density in sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum L.) fields under different managements.
(2) Microscopy for counting and morphological observation of adherent bacteria includes light microscopy, image-analyzed epifluorescence microscopy, scanning electron microscopy (SEM), confocal laser scanning microscopy (CLSM), atomic force microscopy (AFM), and Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy (FTIR) [32].
While most previous studies used epifluorescence microscopy to observe spindles two-dimensionally, we employed 3D observation using confocal fluorescence microscopy in order to determine the size and shape of spindles more accurately.
Enderlein, "Orientation imaging of single molecules by wide-field epifluorescence microscopy," J.
Bacteria associated with the fish skin can be enumerated by acridine orange epifluorescence microscopy and by plate counts on several media.