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Sea Firefly (Cypridina hilgendorfii), 500 mg

Item # 203430
Sea Firefly (Cypridina hilgendorfii), 500 mg is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
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Cypridina hilgendorfii. Collected from the Sea of Japan, these desiccated organisms provide an example of a luciferin-luciferase system not requiring ATP for bioluminescence.

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Cypridina hilgendorfii. Collected from the Sea of Japan, these desiccated organisms provide an example of a luciferin-luciferase system not requiring ATP for bioluminescence. Used by soldiers in World War II to provide a dim night-light; you simply crush the animals in sand and water to get a blue luminescence. Make separate luciferin and luciferase preparations which, when mixed, will luminesce. Instructions included.

Rehydrated sea fireflies (Cypridina hilgendorfii) were photographed under normal studio conditons and in total darkness. Film was exposed to bioluminescence for 30 s at f5.6.

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing I got these for seminars on bioluminescence. I used to demonstrate bioluminescence from whole firefly by crushing them with cacodylate buffer, and ATP, very difficult and fresh solutions were needed for ATP. With this kit, just add water and crush. Very intense bioluminescence appears, you can see ti even in normal room, no need of dark room! To recommend without restrictions
Date published: 2015-10-04
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