The Advantages of Fluorescent Proteins over Luciferase for In Vivo Imaging

3 Jun 2019

Fluorescent proteins (FP) and luciferase are two categories of proteins that glow, and both can used for in vivo and in vitro identification of proteins. This technical note highlights the key differences, advantages and disadvantages of each, alongside best practices for protein identification in small animals - using the UVP iBox Imagers.