Pyralis


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Noun1.Pyralis - type genus of the Pyralidae
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Pyralidae, family Pyralididae, Pyralidae, Pyralididae - bee moths; corn borers; flour moths
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Some of the most common and recognizable early evening fliers are male Photinus pyralis, which fly about a meter off the ground.
Of the available systems, the most commonly used is the luciferase from firefly (Photinus pyralis) [4] in combination with the substrate luciferin.
The luciferase protein (Photinus pyralis and Renilla reniformis) detection was performed using Dual-Luciferase[R] Reporter Assay System (Promega, WI, USA) in GloMax[R] 20/20 Single Tube Luminometer (Promega, WI, USA), according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Plasmid pGL3-Basic (pGLB) contains a modified coding region for firefly (Photinus pyralis) luciferase that has been optimized for monitoring transcriptional activity in transfected eukaryotic cells.
In addition to computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and positron emission tomography (PET), an in vivo noninvasive bioluminescent imaging (BLI) system has recently been developed using the adenosine triphosphate- (ATP-) dependent light-emitting reaction of the firefly (Photinus pyralis) luciferase and its substrate, D-luciferin [D-(-)-2-(6-hydroxy-2-benzothiazolyl) thiazone-4carboxylic acid] [11,12].
ciega Lampyridae Photuris Luciernaga 10 pennsylvanica de Penn- De Geer sylvania Photinus Luciernaga 10 pyralis oriental (Linnaeus) comun Carabidae Otros Carabidos 308 carabidos Omophron 1 obliteratum Horn Chlaenius 1 sericeus (Foerster) Trogidae Trogidos 50 Cerambycidae Cerambici- 157 dos Elateridae Melanotus Gusano de 50 fissilis alambre (Kirby) Pyrophorus 1 schottii (LeConte) Coccinellidae Cycloneda Catarinita 84 sanguinea (Linnaeus) Olla-v- Catarinita 70 nigrum (Mulsant) Bostrichidae Bostriqui- 20 dos Meloidae Botijones 60 Erotylidae Escarabajos 7 de los hongos Dytiscidae Ditiscidos 3 Hydrophilidae Hidrofilidos 100 Chrysomelidae Catarinitas 2 de las hojas Cicindellidae Cicindelidos 6 Phengodidae Fengodidos 4 Gyrinidae Gyrinus sp.
(2015) have developed a luciferase with higher activity and quantum yield by fusing the N-terminal domain of the Photinus pyralis luciferase joined to the C-terminal domain of the Luciola italica luciferase.
Renilla (Renilla reniformis) and firefly (Photinus pyralis) luciferase activities were assessed in cell lysates using the Dual-Luciferase Reporter Assay (Promega) and a Fluostar Optima luminometer.
PYRALIS A Insect said to live or breed in fire B Hawthorn-like shrub C Guiding flame at an airport who am I?
Luminol, isoluminol, PMA (phorbol-4[beta]-12[beta]-myristate- 13[alpha]-acetate), [Ca.sup.2+]-ionophore A23187, superoxide dismutase, dextran (average MW 464,000), zymosan A (from Saccharomyces cerevisiae), luciferase (from firefly Photinus pyralis), and D-luciferin sodium salt from Sigma-Aldrich Chemie (Deisenhofen, Germany).