CLINICAL SERVICES

Histology & Immunohistochemistry Laboratory

Laboratory Services

 

Immunofluorescence
Fluorescence labeled antibodies are used to detect specific antigens in cells or tissue. Samples to be evaluated for immunoglobulin deposition by immunofluorescence are prepared for sectioning in a low temperature cryostat.


Heart, lung, oral, renal, skin biopsies are commonly stained with immunofluorescence to demonstrate deposits.