The bioluminescent molecules that make corals glow in the dark are being used by neuroscientists to study brain function under general anesthesia.

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Reef aquarium hobbyist here. It sounds like they used biofluorescent pigments from corals vs bioluminescent. First off most corals are biofluorescent so they absorb high energy wavelength like UV, violet, and blue and release lower energy wavelength like green, orange, red. Bioluminescence is much more rare in corals and they usually require specific organ systems since they are generating light. Think of it like a glow-in-the-dark ball vs a lightbulb.


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