immunofluorescence


im·mu·no·flu·o·res·cence

noun \-(ˌ)fl-ˈre-sən(t)s, -(ˌ)fl(-ə)-\

Definition of IMMUNOFLUORESCENCE

:  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 \-sənt\ adjective

First Known Use of IMMUNOFLUORESCENCE

1960

im·mu·no·flu·o·res·cence

noun \-(ˌ)fl(-ə)r-ˈes-ən(t)s, -flōr-, -flr-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of IMMUNOFLUORESCENCE

: 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 \-ənt\ adjective

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