Definition of autoradiograph in English:

autoradiograph

noun

  • A photograph of an object produced by radiation from radioactive material in the object and revealing the distribution or location of labeled material in the object.

    ‘Hybridization can be visualized by measuring color development on the blot when enzyme labels are used or by developing the radioactive blots onto autoradiographs.’
    • ‘The chromatogram produced can then be used to give an autoradiograph so the compounds that the radioactive material has been incorporated into can be readily identified.’
    • ‘The autoradiographs were scanned with a densitometer, and the signals were quantified.’
    • ‘We assessed band sharing on polyacrylamide gel autoradiographs.’
    • ‘We scored autoradiographs by identifying novel and shared bands.’
    • ‘Fig 3 and Fig 4 each show scanned images of autoradiographs from a single gel and a single exposure.’

Pronunciation

autoradiograph

/ˌôdəˈrādēəˌɡraf/ /ˌɔdəˈreɪdiəˌɡræf/ /ˌädəˈrādēəˌɡraf/ /ˌɑdəˈreɪdiəˌɡræf/

transitive verb

[with object]
  • Make an autoradiograph of.

    ‘the gel was dried and autoradiographed’
    • ‘The washed membrane was autoradiographed overnight.’
    • ‘The membranes were then autoradiographed using a phosphoimaging system.’
    • ‘Alternatively, the gel was autoradiographed at - 80°C.’
    • ‘The labelled reaction products resulting from elongation of the primers were separated on polyacrylamide gels which were then autoradiographed.’
    • ‘After the pre-treatment of the gel, it is autoradiographed and the retarded band is cut from the gel and placed in an eppendorf tube.’
    • ‘Blots were dried and then autoradiographed for 5-15 days at - 80°.’
    • ‘Following chromatography, the plate was dried and autoradiographed.’
    • ‘The radiolabelled products were separated in a 6% denaturing polyacrylamide gel and autoradiographed.’
    • ‘Samples were electrophoresed on a 7% SDS-polyacrylamide gel, and autoradiographed.’
    • ‘Radioactivity in blots was detected upon exposure to autoradiograph film.’

Pronunciation

autoradiograph

/ˌôdəˈrādēəˌɡraf/ /ˌɔdəˈreɪdiəˌɡræf/ /ˌädəˈrādēəˌɡraf/ /ˌɑdəˈreɪdiəˌɡræf/