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Laser Scanning Microscopy in Combination with Fluorescence Techniques for Biofilm Study

  1. Thomas R. Neu1,
  2. John R. Lawrence2

Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0471263397.env253

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

How to Cite

Neu, T. R. and Lawrence, J. R. 2003. Laser Scanning Microscopy in Combination with Fluorescence Techniques for Biofilm Study. Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    UFZ Centre for Environmental Research, Leipzig-Halle, Germany

  2. 2

    National Water Res. Institute, Saskatoon, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

Abstract

  • Laser Scanning Microscopy (LSM)

Keywords:

  • biofilms;
  • cell viability, methodology for;
  • extracellular polymeric substances (EPS);
  • fluorescence microscopy;
  • fluorochromes;
  • gene probes;
  • laser scanning microscopy;
  • methodology;
  • probes