Quantum Dots

Applications in Biology

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ISBN: 978-1-58829-562-0 (Print) 978-1-59745-369-1 (Online)

Table of contents (19 protocols)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Imaging of Fixed Cells and Tissues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-10

      Immunofluorescent Labeling of Proteins in Cultured Cells With Quantum Dot Secondary Antibody Conjugates

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      Pages 11-28

      Immunohistochemical Detection With Quantum Dots

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      Pages 29-42

      Quantum Dots for Multicolor Tumor Pathology and Multispectral Imaging

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      Pages 43-53

      Light and Electron Microscopic Localization of Multiple Proteins Using Quantum Dots

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      Pages 55-66

      Human Metaphase Chromosome FISH Using Quantum Dot Conjugates

  3. Imaging of Live Cells

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 67-67

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      Pages 69-79

      Biotin-Ligand Complexes With Streptavidin Quantum Dots for In Vivo Cell Labeling of Membrane Receptors

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      Pages 81-91

      Single Quantum Dot Tracking of Membrane Receptors

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      Pages 93-104

      Optical Monitoring of Single Cells Using Quantum Dots

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      Pages 105-112

      Peptide-Mediated Intracellular Delivery of Quantum Dots

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      Pages 113-123

      Multiple Cell Lines Using Quantum Dots

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      Pages 125-131

      Measuring Cell Motility Using Quantum Dot Probes

  4. Imaging of Live Animals

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 133-133

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      Pages 135-145

      Quantum Dots for In Vivo Molecular and Cellular Imaging

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      Pages 147-159

      Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping With Type-II Quantum Dots

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      Pages 161-171

      Macrophage-Mediated Colocalization of Quantum Dots in Experimental Glioma

  5. Flow Cytometry Applications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 173-173

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      Pages 175-184

      Application of Quantum Dots to Multicolor Flow Cytometry

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      Pages 185-203

      Quantum Dots in Flow Cytometry

  6. Biochemical Applications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 205-205

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      Pages 207-227

      Luminescent Biocompatible Quantum Dots

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      Pages 229-237

      Fluorescence-Based Analysis of Cellular Protein Lysate Arrays Using Quantum Dots

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      Pages 239-251

      Application of Quantum Dots to Multicolor Microarray Experiments

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 253-257