Labelling Reactions for Immunocytochemistry

  • Gareth Griffiths


In the preceding chapter we have dealt with the theoretical principles and practices of antibody production and characterization. This chapter deals with the next stage — how to apply these antibodies on thin sections in order to label antigens at the electron microscope level. Since characterization of the labelling reaction depends on the immunochemical characterization of the antibodies, some overlap with the preceding chapter is unavoidable.


Gold Particle Double Labelling Labelling Reaction Antibody Molecule Colloidal Gold Particle 
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  • Gareth Griffiths
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  1. 1.European Molecular Biology LaboratoryHeidelbergGermany

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