Immuno-Electron Microscopy (IEM)

Tumor, Disease & Diagnostic Applications




Breast carcinomas

Charpin C, Martin PM, Lissitzky JC, Lavaut MN, Kopp F, Pourreau-Schneider N, Jacquemier J, Toga M.

Immunocytochemical antigens detection in human breast carcinomas: a light and electron microscopy study using avidin biotin peroxidase and preembedding method.
Cancer Detect Prev. 1985;8(1-2):77-85.
PMID: 3905003 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Glomerular lesions

Nakajima M, Hirota T, Kusumoto K, Taira K, Kamitsuji H.

Immunoelectron microscopic study of glomerular lesions using a postembedding method with a protein A-gold complex.
Nephron. 1987;46(2):182-7.
PMID: 3299124 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]



Gamliel H, Leizerowitz R, Gurfel D, Polliack A.

Scanning immuno-electron microscopy of human leukaemia and lymphoma cells: a comparative study of techniques using immunolatex spheres as marker.
J Microsc. 1981 Aug;123(Pt 2):189-99.
PMID: 7328639 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Polli N, Meroni G, Soligo D, Cattoretti G, Maiolo AT, Lambertenghi-Deliliers G.

Immunocytochemistry of acute myeloid leukemias: an ultrastructural study by the immunogold method.
J Submicrosc Cytol. 1987 Jan;19(1):185-92.
PMID: 3470529 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Phytoplasma diseases

Musetti R, Loi N, Carraro L, Ermacora P.

Application of immunoelectron microscopy techniques in the diagnosis of phytoplasma diseases.
Microsc Res Tech. 2002 Mar 15;56(6):462-4.
PMID: 11921348 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Pituitary tumours

Osamura RY, Komatsu N, Nakahashi E, Watanabe K.

Light and electron microscopical combined staining by immunohistochemical and enzyme histochemical methods using rat prolactin-secreting pituitary tumours.
Histochem J. 1980 Jul;12(4):371-9.
PMID: 6254926 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]



Kahn HJ, Yeger H, Kassim O, Jorgensen AO, MacLennan DH, Baumal R, Smith CR, Phillips MJ.

Immunohistochemical and electron microscopic assessment of childhood rhabdomyosarcoma. Increased frequency of diagnosis over routine histologic methods.
Cancer. 1983 May 15;51(10):1897-903.
PMID: 6131739 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]