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chameleon

(kă-mēl'yon),
A fluorescent indicator engineered to bind to specified intracellular locations for investigation of biologic reactions (for example, calcium-mediated signals).

chameleon

lizard member of the genus Chameleo.
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The galaxy NGC 2915 can be imagined to be riding on the back of the starry Chamaeleon.
Nicely tucked underneath the belly of Chamaeleon is the very faint galaxy, NGC 3149, situated 1.
The constellation Chamaeleon is also home to a dark nebula which has been listed as Sa 156 in Sandqvist's Catalogue of Dark Nebulae, published in 1977.