Techniques for Monitoring Cell Fusion: The Synthesis and Use of Fluorescent Vital Probes (R18, F18)

  • Paul M. Keller
  • Stanley Person


The ability to directly measure membrane fusion is useful both in the study of the fusion process itself and in experiments involving membrane fusion, such as the production of heterokaryons, liposome-cell interactions, and viral envelope-cell interactions.


Herpes Simplex Virus Type Cell Fusion Resonance Energy Transfer Probe Molecule Fluorescence Enhancement 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul M. Keller
    • 1
  • Stanley Person
    • 1
  1. 1.Biophysics ProgramPennsylvania State UniversityUniversity ParkUSA

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