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Immunocytological Methods

  • Stratis Avrameas
Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (NSSA, volume 38)


The localization of tissue or cellular antigens can be performed by using a suitable immunocytological technique. The immunocytological techniques combine the principles of cytology with the specificity of the immunological reaction and allow the localization and, in some instances, the relative quantitation of cellular antigenic constituents.


Antigenic Determinant Cell Surface Antigen Label Antibody Intracellular Antigen Marker Substance 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stratis Avrameas
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  1. 1.Unite d’Immunocytochimie Departement de Biologie MoleculaireInstitut PasteurParis Cedex 15France

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