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Title: Bioluminescence in Plankton and Nekton
Url: http://www.isbc.unibo.it/Files/BC_PlanktonNekton.htm
Creator: Herring, Peter J.
Widder, Edith
Publisher: International Society for Bioluminescence and Chemilumenescence
Description: This article, written by Peter J. Herring and Edith Widder of the International Society for Bioluminescence and Chemilumenescence, features an excerpt about bioluminescence from the Encyclopedia of Ocean Science. It includes an introduction to bioluminescence and the biochemistry behind it, information about bioluminescent organisms including a table of typical genera and their type of luminescence, a discussion of measurement and applications of bioluminescence, and resources for further reading.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Oceanography -- Marine resources. Applied oceanography -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Chemistry -- Organic chemistry -- Biochemistry -- Addresses, essays, lectures
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Cytology -- Physiological properties -- Light production. Bioluminescence
Science -- Physiology -- Animal biochemistry -- Technique. Analytical biochemistry -- Special methods, A-Z -- Luminescence spectroscopy
GEM Subject: Science -- Chemistry
Science -- Biological and life sciences
Key Concept: Oceanography -- Light
Chemistry -- Organic chemistry
Chemistry -- Biochemistry
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Resource Type: Reading Materials
Science Materials
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
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Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2009-06-17 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2009-06-17 13:28:15 (W3C-DTF)
Full Record Views: 166
Resource URL Clicks: 35
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