Definition of immunofluorescent in US English:

immunofluorescent

adjective

Biochemistry
  • See immunofluorescence

    • ‘Untreated cells from the AF and TZ showed a cortical localization of actin as visualized by immunofluorescent labeling.’
    • ‘The presence of antinuclear antibodies was tested by indirect immunofluorescent antibody staining of fixed cells.’
    • ‘We therefore evaluated an indirect immunofluorescent antibody assay for the diagnosis of melioidosis.’
    • ‘The team used polymerase chain reaction technology and an immunofluorescent antibody test to identify the virus, and the scientists suspect that the disease originated from animals.’
    • ‘Until recently, visualization of cytoskeletal filaments was mainly limited to immunofluorescent staining of fixed cells or fluorescent analog cytochemistry for living cells.’