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Lux

Lux

a unit of light or illumination; the reception of a luminous flux of 1 lumen per square meter of surface.

Synonym: candle-meter, meter-candle.

Abbreviation: lx

Origin: L. Light


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Culturing cyanobacteria - urgent advice please!!

... light levels so I put them in a slightly shaded window with very gentle aeration. After two weeks I placed them on a light bench with around 5000 lux of standard white fluorescent light (this as the only value I could find on-line). I have since removed the aeration in case this was having an ...

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by JMJABT
Wed Jun 20, 2012 10:14 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Culturing cyanobacteria - urgent advice please!!
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How do you find the actual location of a gene

... the answer to my question. HOW DO YOU FIND THE LOCATION OF A GENE/OPERON? For my molecular genetics class, I have to find the location of the lux genes in V. fischeri. I've read a lot online that you can amplify DNA using PCR to get the sequence but that doesn't make sense to me. How can you ...

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by dlouis
Sun Nov 09, 2008 11:36 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: How do you find the actual location of a gene
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Views: 1133

lux genes

Hi every one can you explain to me the lux genes please. I’ve read: "Note: Bacteria transformed with the pVIB plasmid must be grown at 30° C or less." does this apply to the protein responsible doesn’t function under 30c or the protein ...

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by mehdi71000
Thu Jun 07, 2007 6:04 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: lux genes
Replies: 4
Views: 1785

Where to buy Vectors

... to see it glow. On the other hand luciferase is chemiluminescence, it needs a substrate and create light. Usually plasmids includes a whole lux operon which will provide the pathway for the substrate synthesis and the luciferase to make it glow.

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by canalon
Fri Jun 01, 2007 2:25 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Where to buy Vectors
Replies: 9
Views: 4180

molecular biology

I think LUX methods might work. Certainly, you should be able to make the labelled products, but whether you can quantitatively distinguish the two types of transcripts with LUX or not I’m not sure. If you run the pcr products ...

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by blcr11
Wed Apr 18, 2007 2:32 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: molecular biology
Replies: 3
Views: 1039
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