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An image recorded on a photographic film or plate produced by the radiation emitted from a specimen, such as a section of tissue, that has been treated or injected with a radioactively labeled isotope or that has absorbed or ingested such an isotope. Also called autoradiogram.

au′to·ra′di·o·graph′ic adj.
au′to·ra′di·og′ra·phy (-ŏg′rə-fē) n.
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Noun1.autoradiography - producing a radiograph by means of the radiation emitted from the specimen being photographed
radiography, skiagraphy - the process of making a radiograph; producing an image on a radiosensitive surface by radiation other than visible light
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For all treatments a more or less homogenous soil-radiotracer blending was confirmed by using digital autoradiography (Fig.
Micro leakage study of various soft denture liners by autoradiography: Effect of accelerated aging.
Thus visualization is from the primary source that is DNA and does not suffer any degradation or blurring that can accompany secondary imaging devices like fluorescence, autoradiography etc.
After three times of washing with PBS-Tween, membrane was incubated with Horseradish Peroxidase (F1RP)- conjugated beta-actin antibody (Abcam, Cambridge, UK) for 1 hr at room temperature followed by washing and developing with ECL chemiluminescence detection system (Pierce ECL Substrate Western blot detection system, Thermo Scientific, IL) and was exposed to autoradiography film (Kodak XAR film).
[14] Prinz P, Goebel-Stengel M, Teuffel P, Rose M, Klapp BF, Stengel A: Peripheral and central localization of the nesfatin-1 receptor using autoradiography in rats.
The protein signal was amplified and visualized via chemiluminescence using the ECL Western blotting detection system and Hyperfilm ECL autoradiography film (Amersham Pharmacia Biotech Inc., USA).
The reactivity was developed by enhanced chemiluminescent autoradiography (ECL kit, Amersham, UK).
Marshall, "The determination of density distribution in ceramic compacts using autoradiography," Powder Technology, vol.
Depending on the sample size, 3 to 4 different regions were defined and analyzed by means of autoradiography and immunohistochemistry.
The event was complemented by the exhibition Strange Beauty: Autoradiography from Fukushima, works of Japanese photographer Takashi Morizumi marking the fifth anniversary of the Fukushima nuclear disaster.