Bacterial and Firefly Luciferase Genes in Transgenic Plants
... a complex with luciferase and, by energy transfer from
the flavin to the secondary emitter 6,7-dimethyl-8-(l1D-ribityll-lumazine, blue light (475 nm) is emitted [Lee
et al., 19891. In Vibrio fischeri strain Y-1 energy transfer occurs from excited flavin intermediates to a flavincontaining secondary ...