Published Online: 19 APR 2001
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Lee, J. 2001. Bioluminescence. eLS. .
- Published Online: 19 APR 2001
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Bioluminescence is high-efficiency generation of light by biological systems. It is the result of high-quantum-yield chemiluminescent reactions in a protein environment.