Now in its third edition, Introduction to Immunocytochemistry is an essential text for newcomers to the field, and will be a valuable reference for more experienced workers. Extensively expanded and updated, this volume covers both background theory and practical applications, including immunostaining methods using fluorescent, enzyme and gold labels.
1. Introduction 2. Production of Antibodies 3. Preparation of Tissue for Immunocytochemistry 4. Visualising the End-Product of Reaction 5. Non-Specific Staining Due to Tissue Factors 6. Methods 7. Testing Antibodies: Specificity and Essential Controls 8. Increasing Sensitivity and Enhancing Standard Methods 9. Multiple Immunostaining 10. Immunocytochemistry for The Transmission Electron 11. In Vitro Methods for Testing Antigen-Antibody Reactions 12. Applications of Immunocytochemistry