Articles by Carolyn M. Walsh, PhD

Articles by Carolyn M. Walsh, PhD

5 ways immunohistochemistry contributes to cancer research

Check out this innovative article about cancer research to learn how immunohistochemistry is helping scientists improve diagnostics, identify new therapeutic targets, and boost surgical outcomes.

May 25, 2022

Setting media vs non-setting mounting media: Which is right for you?

You’ve got lots of options when it comes to choosing a mounting media. Let us help you decide whether setting or non-setting mounting media will work best for your workflow in this Tips & Tricks article.

April 27, 2022

Glycobiology: The next frontier of cancer research

Find out how two brilliant scientists are studying complex carbohydrate chains to fight cancer in this article about glycobiology and tumorigenesis.

March 30, 2022

Honing Your Multiplex Immunohistochemistry Skills

We are back with more multiplex immunohistochemistry tips to help you discover how double- and triple-staining can move your research forward.

March 23, 2022

Bioconjugation reveals new therapeutic possibilities for autoimmune disorders

The use of several promising drugs as treatments for autoimmune and inflammatory diseases has long been limited due to their toxic side effects. Wang et al. demonstrate how these barriers could be overcome with a novel antibody-drug conjugate.
February 9, 2022

Easy as Do-Re-Mi: Getting Started with Multiplex Immunohistochemistry

Are you eager to add multiplex immunohistochemistry to your experimental repertoire, but feeling unsure about how to begin? We’re here to help with this tips and tricks article.
January 12, 2022

Our Top 10 Posts of 2021 Will Lend You a Helping Hand in the Lab

How can we do even more to help researchers?  That’s a question we ask a lot here at Vector Laboratories, and this June it led us to launch a blog. Since then, it’s been our honor to bring you stories about innovative scientists and share insights to help you advance your research. Here are a few of our most popular posts from 2021, and we’re looking forward to many more tips and stories in 2022!

December 15, 2021

Answering Your Questions: Getting Started With Multiplex Immunohistochemistry

Adding multiple antibodies to your IHC protocol can lead to stunning scientific insights, but is sometimes technically challenging. Get answers to your multiplex immunostaining quandaries from Dr. Craig Pow in this tips and tricks article.
November 26, 2021

Celebrating the art of scientific discovery

Join us as we highlight previous winners of Vector Laboratories Microscopy Image Contest. Experience their scientific artwork and learn how you can become part of the scientific art collective.
November 4, 2021

Let’s Cut to the Chase: Tips and Tricks to Get the Most Out of Your Sectioning

No matter how you slice it, if your research includes immunohistochemistry or immunofluorescence, it’s a key part of your experimental workflow. If you aren’t the type of researcher who draws a heart around “Sectioning Day” on your lab calendar, cut yourself a little slack and read on for some tips and tricks.
September 1, 2021