chapter  37
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Applications of Bioluminescent and Chemiluminescent Imaging in Analytical Biotechnology

Hybridization Assays ................................................................................493 37.6 Conclusions and Future Perspectives .................................................................................496 References ......................................................................................................................................497

Chemiluminescence (CL) is the light emission due to a chemical reaction that produces electronically excited molecules, which decay to the ground state and emit photons. Bioluminescence (BL) is a type of CL that naturally occurs in living organisms and is also utilized