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immunofluorescence

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noun im·mu·no·flu·o·res·cence \-(ˌ)flȯ-ˈre-sən(t)s, -(ˌ)flu̇(-ə)-\

Definition of immunofluorescence

  1. :  the labeling of antibodies or antigens with fluorescent dyes especially for the purpose of demonstrating the presence of a particular antigen or antibody in a tissue preparation or smear

im·mu·no·flu·o·res·cent play \-sənt\ adjective


1960

First Known Use of immunofluorescence

1960


Medical Dictionary

immunofluorescence

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noun im·mu·no·flu·o·res·cence \-(ˌ)flu̇(-ə)r-ˈes-ən(t)s, -flōr-, -flȯr-\

Medical Definition of immunofluorescence

  1. :  the labeling of antibodies or antigens with fluorescent dyes especially for the purpose of demonstrating the presence of a particular antigen or antibody in a tissue preparation or smear

  2. im·mu·no·flu·o·res·cent \-ənt\play adjective




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