Immunofluorescent Characterization of the Eukaryotic Ultraplankton

  • Lynda Shapiro
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes on Coastal and Estuarine Studies book series (COASTAL, volume 25)


The specificity of the antigen-antibody reaction suggests its use in systematics. Coupling the antibody to a fluorescent tag could provide identification of very small organisms — minute unicells that are difficult to identify in other ways.


Cell Wall Infectious Disease Phytoplankton Biomass Antigen Target Marine Phytoplankton 
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© Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Lynda Shapiro
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  1. 1.Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean ScienceW. Boothbay HarborUSA

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