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Definition of the noun Aequorea

What does Aequorea mean as a name of something?

Aequorea is a genus of Aequoreidae, described by Péron & Lesueur in 1810.

Aequorea is a genus of Aequoreidae.

Phrases with Aequorea

Phrases starting with the word Aequorea:

  1. Aequorea parva
  2. Aequorea albida
  3. Aequorea conica
  4. Aequorea Cyanea
  5. Aequorea Krampi
  6. Aequorea Minima
  7. Aequorea tenuis
  8. Aequorea ciliata
  9. Aequorea globosa
  10. Aequorea vitrina
  11. Aequorea aequorea
  12. Aequorea Africana
  13. Aequorea pensilis
  14. Aequorea victoria

Phrases ending with the word Aequorea:

  1. genus Aequorea
  2. Dusona Aequorea
  3. Evippe Aequorea
  4. Glypta Aequorea
  5. Medusa aequorea
  6. Palpita Aequorea

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Aequorea

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Google previewEncyclopedia Britannica (1911)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm

Aequorea is a common mcdusa. 3. Thaumimtidac.——Trophosome only known in one genus (Thau-' mantias), similar to that of the Eucnpidae; gonosome, rce meclusae with otocysts inconspicuous or absent. with usually four, sometimes eight ...

Google previewCoupled Bioluminescent Assays (2008)

Methods, Evaluations, and Applications by Michael J. Corey

aequorea is a jellyfish found very widely in the ...

Google previewThe Encyclopædia Britannica (1910)

The New Volumes, Constituting, in Combination with the Twenty-nine Volumes of the Eleventh Edition, the Twelfth Edition of that Work, and Also Supplying a New, Distinctive, and Independent Library of Reference Dealing with Events and Developments of the Period 1910 to 1921 Inclusive

Aequorea is a common medusa. 3. Thaumantidae.-Trophosome only known in one genus (Thaumantias), similar to that of the Eucopidae; gonosome, ' medusae with otocysts inconspicuous or absent, with usually four, sometimes eight, rarely ...

Google previewRÖMPP Encyclopedia Natural Products, 1st Edition, 2000 (2014)

by Burkhard Fugmann, Susanne Lang-Fugmann, Wolfgang Steglich

The lamp jellyfish Aequorea aequorea exhibits a green bioluminescence under the action of Ca2+, this is due to *aequorin. The marine species Renilla reniformis also contains a L. which requires oxygen for the emission of light. This L. is ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (2012)

by John M. Lackie

Aequorea victoria Hydrozoan jellyfish (a coelenterate) from which green fluorescent protein (GFP) was isolated. Aequorin can be isolated from A. victoria and A. forskaolea. aequorin Protein (196aa) extracted from jellyfish (Aequorea victoria) ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Biomedicine (2010)

by John Lackie

extracted from jellyfish Aequorea victoria, that emits light (emission peak 470 nm, blue) according to the aerobes i4 calcium ion concentration. Calcium triggers the ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Science (2012)

Green fluorescent protein A protein originally isolated from the jellyfish ( Aequorea victoria) that retains the property of fluorescing green when exposed to blue light and when fused to other cellular proteins. Greywater Wastewater from clothes ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

a small protein from the jellyfish Aequorea victoria that is used to produce recombinant fusion proteins ; ...

Google previewBenders’ Dictionary of Nutrition and Food Technology (2006)

by D A Bender

A protein from the jellyfish Aequorea victoria that emits green fluorescence when excited by UV light. The GFP gene is widely used as ...

Google previewDictionary of Plant Breeding, Second Edition (2009)

by Rolf H. J. Schlegel

Protein from the jellyfish, Aequorea victoria (Scyphozoa); the gene is used as a reporter gene; ...

Google previewDictionary of Developmental Biology and Embryology (2012)

by Frank J. Dye

aequorin a luminescent protein, derived from luminescent jellyfish (Aequorea), which emits light in the presence of free calcium ions; it has been used experimentally to visualize the release of free calcium ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Biology (2015)

by Robert Hine

Another striking example, obtained from the jellyfish Aequorea victoria, is the reporter gene that encodes *green fluorescent protein ...

Google previewDictionary of Zoology (1999)

by Sudhir Pradhan

AEQUORIN Animal protein extracted from the jelly-fish Aequorea. When it is combined with calcium ions, it emits a photon of ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

a protein obtained from the jellyfish Aequorea victoria that emits a bright green fluorescence when illuminated. G)P is used to monitor gene expression, gene transfer across ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Microbiology (2009)

The GFP gene from the jellyfish (Aequorea victoria) encodes the green fluorescent protein (which fluoresces in blue light) and can be used to follow the subcellular destiny of certain expressed proteins when GFP is fused with the genes of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Spectroscopy and Spectrometry (2010)


Two such proteins nativeto the jellyfish genus Aequorea – aequorin and the green fluorescent protein (GFP) – have been particularlyuseful toolsin ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Food and Nutrition (2009)

by David A. Bender

A protein from the jellyfish Aequorea victoria that emits green fluorescence when excited by UV light. The GFP gene is widely used as a ...

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Aequorea is a genus of bioluminescent jellyfish

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The value of this 8-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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