Navigation Links
First-of-its-kind fluorescence map offers a new view of the world's land plants
Date:6/6/2011

phasized.

More work needs to be done, for example, to understand how plant fluorescence varies depending on light conditions. In strong afternoon light, the conditions that GOSAT made its observations, unstressed plants produce a stronger fluorescence signal than stressed plants. However, complicating matters, the reverse is true in the morning or evening when light is less intense.

To disentangle the two opposing effects, the Goddard-based group plans to continue refining the mathematical methods they used to calculate fluorescence. Meanwhile, groups of scientists at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif. -- as well as Japanese and European research groups -- are in the process of honing similar fluorescence-monitoring methods.


'/>"/>

Contact: Adam Voiland
adam.p.voiland@nasa.gov
301-614-6949
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology news :

1. American Sociological Association launches first-of-its-kind teaching tool
2. First-of-its-kind map details the height of the globes forests
3. First-of-its-kind study shows benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury
4. Pitt researchers use fluorescence to develop method for detecting mercury in fish
5. Novel technique for fluorescence tomography of tumors in living animals
6. Fluorescence monitoring and effect of photodynamic therapy for port wine stains
7. Worm genome offers clues to evolution of parasitism
8. Advance offers revolution in food safety testing
9. Light pollution offers new global measure of coral reef health
10. Rong Li Lab offers insight into adaptive ability of cells
11. International public-private partnership offers new paradigm for medicinal chemistry
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
First-of-its-kind fluorescence map offers a new view of the world's land plants
(Date:6/23/2015)... , June 23, 2015   Valencell, ... announced the results of a recent study that ... on the wrist during activity. In a study ... was compared along with the Apple Watch against ... measuring heart rate during activity. The study demonstrated ...
(Date:6/17/2015)... GERMANTOWN, Maryland , June 17, 2015 ...   Produktlinie mit DNA-Tests verbessert den Analyseprozess und ... QGEN ; Frankfurt Prime Standard: QIA) hat heute in ... Produktlinie Investigator ® für ... Die neuen Kits zur Erstellung genetischer Fingerabdrücke bieten eine ...
(Date:6/16/2015)... , June 16, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - ... partnership centralized around the incorporation of handyem,s HPC-150 ... diagnostic laboratory, the Mo-POD™. This unprecedented model of ... International Conference at the Pennsylvania ... from June 15 th to 18 th ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Valencell Delivers Breakthrough Heart Rate Accuracy on the Wrist 2Valencell Delivers Breakthrough Heart Rate Accuracy on the Wrist 3QIAGEN bringt in den USA neue Kits für die forensische DNA-Analyse auf den Markt 2QIAGEN bringt in den USA neue Kits für die forensische DNA-Analyse auf den Markt 3QIAGEN bringt in den USA neue Kits für die forensische DNA-Analyse auf den Markt 4QIAGEN bringt in den USA neue Kits für die forensische DNA-Analyse auf den Markt 5QIAGEN bringt in den USA neue Kits für die forensische DNA-Analyse auf den Markt 6handyem and FlowMetric Diagnostics announce their partnership in the development of Flow Cytometry- Based Solutions in diagnostic capabilities 2handyem and FlowMetric Diagnostics announce their partnership in the development of Flow Cytometry- Based Solutions in diagnostic capabilities 3
... to improve the nutritional quality of leafy green ... technology that features high-density photosynthetic photon flux generated ... be applied in greenhouses for preharvest treatment of ... harmful nitrates while allowing some beneficial nutrient levels ...
... are very fragile and highly susceptible to ... in ways to increase profits and reduce ... temperature management techniques. Collaborative research from scientists ... the University of Florida contains several findings ...
... Two scientific teams at Cincinnati Children,s Hospital Medical Center ... funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to ... bone marrow failure. A team led by Yi ... five-year grant totaling $1.04 million from NIH,s National Cancer ...
Cached Biology News:Solid-state illuminator reduces nitrates in leafy green vegetables 2Hydrocooling shows promise for reducing strawberry weight loss, bruising 2$2.3 million in NIH funding for promising cancer research at Cincinnati Children's 2
(Date:7/1/2015)... ... July 01, 2015 , ... NEMA 4 ... CTI’ new Medical Joysticks have an impermeable molecular barrier protection against bio-hazardous ... control device that will increase healthcare worker safety and reduce financial costs. , ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... R-Japan Co.,Ltd. obtained the license of cell processing facility under ... Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare Kinki Bureau of Health ... fact that R- Japan received the license ... Medical Devices Agency (PMDA) on May 18, 2015 two months ... manufacturing service to medical institutions. As of November 25, 2014, ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Resverlogix Corp. ("Resverlogix") (TSX:RVX) announced ... Resverlogix have approved the resolutions relating to: (i) ... 5,600,000 units at a price of $2.67 per ... comprised of one common share and 0.075358 common ... CAD$15 million; and (ii) the amendment to Resverlogix,s ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... June 30, 2015  NASA astronaut Kjell Lindgren , ... on his first mission to the International Space Station ... to 9 a.m. EDT Tuesday, July 7. Lindgren ... City, Russia . The interviews will be ... highlighting his mission training. To schedule an interview, ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Sanitized Medical Joysticks for a Safer and Healthier Work Environment 2R-Japan Obtained Autologous Stem Cell Manufacturing License from the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare 2Resverlogix Corp. Shareholders Approve Matters Relating to Licensing and Equity Arrangement 2Resverlogix Corp. Shareholders Approve Matters Relating to Licensing and Equity Arrangement 3NASA Astronaut Preps for First Space Station Mission, Available for Media Interviews 2
... productivity and be more responsive to the needs of ... care they provide as a result of two new ... software company. API Software announced Tuesday the availability of ... ActiveStaffer scheduling application, which recently acquired two new contracts. ...
... If you're on the Midwest technology job market today, ... You've also learned something about interviewing, thank-you letters and ... ,If youre an older job seeker, though, you may ... to surmount your search: your age. Wait. Isn't age ...
... - Some of extraterrestrial expert Frank Drake s ... of 300 at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Feb. 19, ... in Mountain View, Calif., explained the reasons why he ... potential methods of communicating with far-off civilizations. , ,I ...
Cached Biology Technology:API Releases New Software, Acquires Additional Contracts 2How 40-plus tech job seekers can prevent age discrimination 2How 40-plus tech job seekers can prevent age discrimination 3How 40-plus tech job seekers can prevent age discrimination 4Alien expert illuminates audience on extraterrestrial possibilities 2
...
... The pWEB::TNC™ Deletion Cosmid Cloning Kit enables ... a complete and unbiased primary cosmid library ... making nested deletion sublibraries. High efficiency cosmid ... highly reproducible kit protocols. First, genomic DNA ...
Mouse monoclonal antibody raised against a partial recombinant AATK. NCBI Entrez Gene ID = AATK...
... The HDA-GT12 Genetic Analyzer is ... multiple applications in one instrument platform. It ... in one step, thus significantly improving the ... to high-throughput laboratories . Benefits of ...
Biology Products: