Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

National Cancer Institute U.S. National Institutes of Health www.cancer.gov

Navigation

Personal tools

You are here: Home / Resources / EDRN Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) / Assays / Immunohistochemistry

Immunohistochemistry

Immunofluorescence Staining
Direct immunofluorescence method is used to detect the deposit of immunoglobulins, complement components, fibrinogen, etc. in tissues. This technique is usually performed on frozen sections. The primary antibody is conjugated to fluorescein binds directly with the antigen and can be detected by the fluorescent tag using a fluorescent microscope.
Immunoperoxidase Staining
Pre-staining informational manual and the protocol documents.
Immunoperoxidase Automated Procedure (Ventana)
Immunoperoxidase Protocol for Dako Autostainer
Acknowledgements
These SOPs were originally submitted by Sanford Stass, M.D. of the University of Maryland School of Medicine and William Grizzle of the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine. Modifications may have been made upon extensive discussions among the members of the EDRN Reference Laboratories and other scientific staff derived from the various groups within EDRN.
News

The final report of the 2013 Cancer Biomarkers Bioinformatics Workshop is now available.

Announcement 06/26/2014


Please click here to register for the 9th EDRN Scientific Workshop from September 8-10, 2014, in Bethesda, Maryland. The meeting registration page also has agendas and hotel reservation information.
Announcement 06/05/2014


Funding Opportunity Available

Both RFAs for Molecular and Cellular Characterization of Screen-Detected Lesions have been published.

RFA-CA-14-010.html

and

RFA-CA-14-011.html