green fluorescent protein

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Noun[edit]

green fluorescent protein ‎(plural green fluorescent proteins)

  1. (biochemistry) 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

Derived terms[edit]

  • GFP (abbreviation)