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BLBasel Land (Basel Country; Suisse Half Canton)
BLBlank
BLBoys' Life (Boy Scouts of America magazine)
BLBlind (flange)
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BLBlowing (METAR descriptor)
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BLBottom Line
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BLBelluno (Veneto, Italy)
BLBale
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BLBody Language
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BLBad Luck (chat)
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BLBritish Leyland
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BLBusiness Logic
BLBurkitt's Lymphoma
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BLBurkitt Lymphoma
BLBut Last (Hyper Logo command)
BLBioluminescence
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BLBasal Lamina (biology)
BLBoylover (used by pedophiles)
BLBiosafety Level
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BLBit Line (computer memory)
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BLBarrister-at-Law (UK)
BLBonney Lake (Washington)
BLBlack Lotus (gaming, Magic The Gathering)
BLBattle Lab
BLBikini-Line
BLBachelor of Law
BLBorderline Lepromatous (leprosy)
BLBig Log
BLBasic Load (ammunition)
BLBolaffi (philatelic dealers)
BLBishops Lydeard (UK railway station)
BLBats Left (baseball)
BLBeastlord (gaming, Everquest)
BLBattery Limit
BLBuried Layer
BLBeauty Leopard (Geely sports car model)
BLBoys Latin School of Maryland (Baltimore)
BLBereichsleiter/In (German: Director General)
BLBronzen Leeuw (Dutch)
BLBreadth-Length
BLButt Line
BLButtock Line
BLBend Loss
BLBinder Library
BLBattle-Lemarie (wavelet families)
BLBroken Loop
BLBlock Formatter
BLbiocontainment level (US DoD)
BLBombline
BLBeautiful Lineswoman (Seinfeld TV show)
BLBridge Latch
BLBeta Lamda
BLBattle Laboratories
BLBell Logger
BLBibliography of the Lepidoptera
BLBacklash
BLBin Laden
BLBig Lots (retail store sales quantity)
BLBilateral
BLBart's and The London (School of Medicine and Dentistry, UK)
BLBig Leaf (plant physiology)
BLBlack Love
BLBloco (Portuguese: block; postal usage)
BLBlanking
BLBaseline
BLBachelor of Letters (Bachelor of Arts - Japan)
BLBlast Load
BLBelly Laugh
BLBachelier en Loisirs (Bachelor of Leisure Studies)
References in periodicals archive ?
By measuring peak bioluminescence increase in the presence and absence of AP (+/-), it is possible to quantify the intracellular conversion of Ara-C to Ara-CTP, within leukemic cells.
As a growth-based method, the assay preparation for bioluminescence technology is already familiar to the lab technician, so it is an easy transition.
A rapid method using immunomagnetic separation and ATP bioluminescence was developed for the detection of the fecal indicator enterococci in marine beach water.
The Indian Ocean bioluminescence had all the characteristics that it had been produced by bacteria.
But it's been hard to say for sure what bioluminescence is for because scientists can't spend much time in the deep sea.
The presumption is that bioluminescence has some sort of adaptive value.
I saw a few crabs by the pier, and I saw bioluminescence,'' said Amanda Orosco, 11, who participated in the night dive.
Information: Bill Ward, The Center for Research and Education in Bioluminescence and Biotechnology (CREBB), Rutgers University, Cook College, Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, 76 Lipman Drive, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8525 USA, 732-932-9562 x216, fax: 732-932-3633, e-mail: rward@rci.
Scientists can quickly measure the effect of thermal cycles as the bioluminescence fades when the treatment is effective.
1) They noted that bioluminescence was triggered suddenly when bacterial numbers reached a certain threshold.
Chemiluminescence results from a chemical reaction, while bioluminescence is naturally occurring and catalyzed by an enzyme.
Toxicity was evaluated using three methods: amphipod (Echaustorius estuarius) survival, the P450 human reporter gene system (HRGS) test, and inhibition of phytoplankton (Gonyaulax polyedra) bioluminescence (QwikSed).