Definition of Green fluorescent protein

1. Noun. (protein) Any of a class of protein produced by bioluminescent jellyfish of the genus ''Aequorea'', that is used in biological research to trace the biosynthesis and movement of proteins in living organisms ¹



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Medical Definition of Green fluorescent protein

1. A protein found in jellyfish which fluoresces, or glows green visible light when excited by UV light with a wavelength of 395 nanometres. It can function as a biological marker when attached to other proteins. The structure of the protein is cylindrical with the glowing component, an amino acid complex called a fluorophore, in the middle of it. (09 Oct 1997)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Green Fluorescent Protein

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green dinosaur
green douglas fir
green dragon
green energies
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green fallow
green fingers
green flash
green flashes
green fluorescent protein (current term)
green fluorescent proteins
green foxtail
green fringed orchis
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green haemoglobin
green hairstreak
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