2. Measurement and Instrumentation

  1. Ge Wu

Published Online: 16 JUN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470583128.ch2

Assay Development: Fundamentals and Practices

Assay Development: Fundamentals and Practices

How to Cite

Wu, G. (2010) Measurement and Instrumentation, in Assay Development: Fundamentals and Practices, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470583128.ch2

Author Information

  1. La Canada Flintridge, California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 JUN 2010
  2. Published Print: 29 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470191156

Online ISBN: 9780470583128



  • bioassay and measurement and instrumentation;
  • molecular absorption measurements;
  • molecular luminescence measurements


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Measurement and Perturbation

  • Common Instrumental Methods and Instrument Components

  • Molecular Absorption Measurements

  • Molecular Luminescence Measurements

  • Luminescence Lifetime Measurement and Time-Resolved Fluorescence Measurement

  • Fluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer (FRET) and Time-Resolved-FRET

  • Fluorescence Quenching

  • Fluorescence Polarization (FP)

  • Radioactivity Measurement

  • Evaluating and Selecting an Instrumental Method for Bioassay

  • Useful Websites

  • Bibliography