Definition of epifluorescence in English:


Line breaks: epi|fluor¦es¦cence
Pronunciation: /ˌɛpɪflʊəˈrɛs(ə)ns
, -flɔː-/


[mass noun] Optics
  • The fluorescence of an object in an optical microscope when irradiated from the viewing side.
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    • The structural dynamics of pulmonary surfactant was studied by epifluorescence light microscopy at the air-water interface of a bubble as a model close to nature for an alveolus.
    • Using traditional epifluorescence microscopy, the fluorescence intensity profile can be measured at a particular distance downstream.
    • For quantification and microphotography, dye filling was evaluated using a Zeiss Standard microscope equipped with epifluorescence.

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