The use of photoproteins in the detection and quantitation of Ca2+ in biological systems

F. G. Prendergast

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Photoproteins bioluminescence in the presence of Ca2+. They are now readily available and new methods have been developed to entrap them in cells. Their use as biological Ca2+ indicators should now expand rapidly.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)378-383
Number of pages6
JournalTrends in Analytical Chemistry
Issue number16
StatePublished - Dec 1982


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Spectroscopy

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