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Chlorophyll Fluorescence Imaging

  • Tracy Lawson
  • Silvere Vialet-Chabrand
Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1770)


Chlorophyll fluorescence imaging provides a noninvasive rapid screen to assess the physiological status of a number of leaves or plants simultaneously. Although there are no standard protocols for chlorophyll fluorescence imaging, here we provide an example of routines for some of the typical measurements.

Key words

Chlorophyll fluorescence Imaging Photosynthetic efficiency Phenotypic screening Plant stress 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Biological SciencesUniversity of EssexColchesterUK

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