Localization of hepatitis C virus antigen(s) by immunohistochemistry on fixed-embedded liver tissue

  • D. Infantolino
  • M. Chiaramonte
  • A. R. Zanetti
  • R. R. Lesniewski
  • F. Bonino
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Using two sources of primary antibodies, we immunohisto-chemically stained hepatitis C virus-related antigen(s) on fixed-embedded liver specimens. These antigens were localized in the cytoplasm of hepato-cytes. The results obtained serologically correlated well with immunohisto-chemistry.


Primary Biliary Cirrhosis Alcoholic Liver Disease Normal Swine Serum Unlabeled Antibody Enzyme Method Cryptogenic Chronic Liver Disease 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Infantolino
    • 1
  • M. Chiaramonte
    • 2
    • 6
  • A. R. Zanetti
    • 3
  • R. R. Lesniewski
    • 4
  • F. Bonino
    • 5
  1. 1.Department of PathologyCommunity HospitalCastelfranco Veneto (TV)Italy
  2. 2.Department of GastroenterologyUniversity of PaduaItaly
  3. 3.Institute of VirologyUniversity of MilanItaly
  4. 4.Abbott Diagnostic DivisionAbbott LaboratoriesNorth ChicagoUSA
  5. 5.Division of GastroenterologySan Giovanni Battista Molinette HospitalTurinItaly
  6. 6.Department of GastroenterologyPoliclinico UniversitarioPadovaItaly

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