UNIT 1.1 Overview of Flow Cytometry Instrumentation
Published Online: 1 JAN 2007
Copyright © 2006 by John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Lab Protocol Title
Current Protocols in Cytometry
How to Cite
Dean, P. N. and Hoffman, R. A. 2007. Overview of Flow Cytometry Instrumentation. Current Protocols in Cytometry. 39:1.1:1.1.1–1.1.8.
- Published Online: 1 JAN 2007
- Published Print: JAN 2007
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.