Posts tagged 'Immunohistochemistry'

5 reasons to use the ImmEdge PAP Pen in your immunostaining workflow

In this blog post, we cover 5 reasons you should add the ImmEdge® Hydrophobic Barrier PAP Pen from Vector Laboratories to your list of essential lab tools. 

November 16, 2022

My staining didn’t work, part 3: IHC and IF staining tips

This blog will discuss some miscellaneous factors to focus on when an IHC or IF protocol performs unexpectedly.

October 19, 2022

My staining didn’t work, part 2: Absence of positive staining in IHC and IF

One pain for IHC and IF staining can be the lack of positive staining on your tissue sections. In this blog post, we will offer tips and tricks for overcoming the absence of positive staining in IHC and IF. 

October 12, 2022

My staining didn't work, part 1: Background staining in IHC and IF

In this post we will discuss common sources of background staining and offer tips and tricks for resolving these issues.

October 5, 2022

5 sources of non-specific staining and background in IHC and IF

Identifying sources of non-specific staining is crucial for determining potential solutions to improve your staining results. This blog post will briefly walk you through commonly encountered sources of non-specific staining in IHC and IF applications.

June 8, 2022

Alzheimer's Awareness Month: The Impact of IL-17 Accumulation on Cognitive Deficit

Learn about the impact of IL-17 accumulation on cognitive impairment in this blog post for Alzheimer's Awareness Month.

June 1, 2022

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

How to prevent tissue and reagent loss on your slides

You spend a lot of time collecting and preparing your tissue samples. Learn tips and tricks to ensure those samples are evenly stained and retained on your slides.

May 4, 2022

One-step, two-step, amplify: How to choose the right IHC detection system

Enhancing the signal-to-noise ratio is essential for obtaining viable data. Choosing the appropriate immunohistochemistry detection system can help.

April 6, 2022