scintillon


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scintillon

(sɪnˈtɪlən)
n
(Biology) a luminescent body present in the cytoplasm of some dinoflagellates
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Bioluminescence: mechanism and mode of control of scintillon activity.
The scientists in the Neurodegenerative Disease Center at Scintillon Institute for Biomedical and Bioenergy Research used a "disease-in-a-dish" model to discover molecular pathways that are in common in both diabetes and Alzheimer's.
1] Department of Photobiology and Bioimaging, The Scintillon Institute, San Diego, CA.