Antibodies are used in a variety of research applications and techniques, such as Western Blot, Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay, Immunohistochemistry, Immunocytochemistry, Immunoprecipitation, and more. The different conditions in each application and the complexity of biological samples ask for great functionality from the antibodies.
The following pages describe some of the most common techniques.
References and Links
About the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1901:
A summary of the immune system and the breakthroughs for which the Nobel Prize has been awarded:
Antibodypedia - An open-access database of publicly available antibodies and their usefulness in various applications: