UNIT 1.1 Overview of Flow Cytometry Instrumentation
Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
Copyright © 2003 by John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Lab Protocol Title
Current Protocols in Cytometry
How to Cite
Dean, P. N. 2001. Overview of Flow Cytometry Instrumentation. Current Protocols in Cytometry. 1:1.1.
- Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
- Published Print: APR 1997
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This unit describes the technology in general, to give a feel for the interplay between the various parts of a flow cytometer. Topics include cell preparation, detectors, analysis, and sorting. A brief chronology of flow instrumentation development illustrates the long history of the field.