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chemiluminescence

 [kem″ĭ-loo″mĭ-nes´ens]
luminescence produced by direct transformation of chemical energy into light energy.
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chem·i·lu·mi·nes·cence

(kem'ē-lū'min-es'ens),
Light produced by chemical action usually at, or below, room temperature.
Synonym(s): chemoluminescence
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chem·i·lu·mi·nes·cence

(kem'ē-lū-mi-nes'ĕns)
Light produced by chemical action usually at, or below, room temperature.
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All of the patients had their thyroglobulin measured with the ultrasensitive chemoluminescent assay before and after receiving recombinant TSH.
Plasma cortisol level was measured using a commercially available solid phase competitive chemoluminescent enzyme inmunoassay kit (Immulite 2000) (Diagnostic Products Corporation, Los Angeles CA, USA).
In addition to the wing bands described above, each of these bats was tagged with a small chemoluminescent tag (Buchler 1976).