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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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The hzdr intends to purchase a cryostat for the production of whole animal cross-sections for the purpose of autoradiography, With the field of application in the research and development of new radiotracers and radionuclide-based therapeutics.
Consecutive sections were stained for COX following the diaminobenzidine procedure [22] and for Syt4 and Syt7 mRNAs following the standard procedure for X-ray film autoradiography of in situ hybridization histochemistry described in detail previously [16,17,23].
A year later, Hayashi et al (10) used electron microscopy to show that the cells on the surface of hyperplastic polyps looked hypermature and demonstrated a decreased rate of migration in cells from base to surface when using autoradiography.
Sp ecific binding was detected using the ECL Prime Western blot detection reagent (RPN 2232, GE Healthcare) followed by exposure to KODAK(R) BioMax(R) Maximum Resolution (MR) Autoradiography Film.
The purpose of this study was to further investigate the effects of alstonine on D2R binding in specific brain regions using quantitative autoradiography (QAR) and its effects on dopamine (DA) uptake in mouse striatal synaptosomes.
Tissue was stored at -80[degrees]C, cut (20 [micro]m), and mounted onto poly-L-lysine coated slides and then stored at -80[degrees]C until use for autoradiography and immunohistochemistry.
The signal intensity in the autoradiography was probably related to the viral titer in the analyzed samples considering that observed spots were specific reactions.
Autoradiography of the thin layer chromatography (TLC) plate on which the MVM lipid fraction of Cvd mice was separated showed a radioactive band present just beneath the band corresponding to the main glycosphingolipid of mouse intestinal epithelial cells, asialo ganglioside GM1 (GA1) (Fig.
The absorption and translocation of imazaquin were qualitatively studied by autoradiography and quantitatively evaluated through the combustion of plant tissue.
Through a joint partnership with inviCRO, and 3D Imaging, the new imaging center will combine molecular imaging, autoradiography, and animal modeling with the onsite cyclotron, vivarium, and advanced image analytics.
37] Using whole-hemisphere autoradiography (WHA), researchers found that compared to controls individuals with Type I alcohol dependence had a 20% reduction of D2/D3 receptor affinity in the NAc region and a 41% reduction in the amygdala.