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Monoclonal antibodies

monoclonal antibodies

identical antibodies that are made in large amounts in the laboratory. Doctors are studying ways of using monoclonal antibodies to treat leukaemia.


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Stem Cells

... be used to track down these cells, either with flow cytometry or other monoclonal antibody/fluorescence-based assays. The problem is that the stem ... is a stem cell, then you can try staining it with fluorochrome-labeled antibodies for certain CD markers and check it out e.g. with a confocal laser ...

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by biohazard
Tue May 14, 2013 6:56 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Stem Cells
Replies: 4
Views: 2031

Re: Re:

... most certainly be developed. If I had to guess, I would perhaps go for monoclonal antibody-based treatments to be the next big thing. The specific nature of antibodies would allow targeting only the cancer cells without harming the healthy cells, ...

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by Ahsmeah
Tue Feb 05, 2013 10:10 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Cancer = Mutation: Stopping Mutation Would Cure Cancer?
Replies: 6
Views: 7379

Re: Re:

... most certainly be developed. If I had to guess, I would perhaps go for monoclonal antibody-based treatments to be the next big thing. The specific nature of antibodies would allow targeting only the cancer cells without harming the healthy cells, ...

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by biohazard
Tue Feb 05, 2013 1:23 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Cancer = Mutation: Stopping Mutation Would Cure Cancer?
Replies: 6
Views: 7379

Animal-Derived Laboratory Reagents

... these products. Am I right in thinking this? Primary & secondary antibodies (raised in mouse, rabbit, goat, etc.): From what I understand ... main types with differing degrees of cost to animal life • In vitro Monoclonal antibodies: Once the hybridoma is created they can be grown indefinitely ...

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by southtowns18
Thu Dec 06, 2012 6:13 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Animal-Derived Laboratory Reagents
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Views: 870

Layman's definition of recombinant monoclonal antibodies

... that don't require a prior knowledge of biology) to explain recombinant monoclonal antibodies to the general public? Thanks!

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by jorogrady
Thu Jul 14, 2011 8:23 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Layman's definition of recombinant monoclonal antibodies
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