This course is the second module in the series of Theory & Practise Immunohistochemistry aimed at those working within the NHS, higher education institutions or within industry. The Intermediate course is a one day theory and practical workshop which aims to provide a more in depth focus on IHC and its applications within your workplace.
On completion of the course, students will understand:
What factors need to be considered in order to create a successful IHC method which allows for multiple identification of cellular markers/antigens in a single tissue section.
The issues associated with multiple IHC staining.
On completion of the course, students will be able to:
Apply a sound approach to the creation of a multiple IHC staining method.
Explain why some reactions aren’t compatible and find ways of resolving this.
Prepare reagents and antibodies suitable for use in IHC techniques.
Be confident in how to react when automation goes wrong.
Use a microscope to examine IHC staining.