Polyklonale Antikörper: Eine Einführung in die Theorie und Praxis der Antikörperherstellung
Copyright © 1996 VCH Verlagsgesellschaft mbH
Author(s): Elvira Schecklies
Published Online: 17 DEC 2008
Print ISBN: 9783527300785
Online ISBN: 9783527624102
About this Book
This book summarizes for the first time the fundamentals of the production of polyclonal antibodies. The individual steps of antigen preparation, immunization and antiserum production are described - clearly and with reference to application practice - starting from the initial planning. Particular attention is paid to the manifold aspects of animal husbandry- Finally, various possible applications for immunoglobulins are described. The authoress, who has been engaged in the production of antibodies for many years, makes her wide-ranging knowledge available to the reader and provides many valuable, practical hints for everyday work. A book written by a practical worker for practical workers.
The individual topics covered are: immunological fundamentals, aims, chioce of antibody, choice of animal, antigens, preparation for immunization, administration, side effects of immunization, taking blood, antibody production.