Immunocytochemistry (ICC)

Neuroscience Specific Applications




Zhang R, Smith PF, Darlington CL.

Immunocytochemical and stereological studies of the rat vestibular nucleus: optimal research methods using glucocorticoid receptors as an example.
J Neurosci Methods. 2005 May 15;144(1):99-106. Epub 2004 Dec 8.
PMID: 15848244 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Luo P, Haines A, Dessem D.

Elucidation of neuronal circuitry: protocol(s) combining intracellular labeling, neuroanatomical tracing and immunocytochemical methodologies.
Brain Res Brain Res Protoc. 2001 Jul;7(3):222-34.
PMID: 11431123 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Romero MI, Romero MA, Smith GM.

Visualization of axonally transported horseradish peroxidase using enhanced immunocytochemical detection: a direct comparison with the tetramethylbenzidine method.
J Histochem Cytochem. 1999 Feb;47(2):265-72.
PMID: 9889263 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Erisir A, Aoki C.

A method of combining biocytin tract-tracing with avidin-biotin-peroxidase complex immunocytochemistry for pre-embedding electron microscopic labeling in neonatal tissue.
J Neurosci Methods. 1998 Jun 1;81(1-2):189-97.
PMID: 9696325 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


De Biasi S, Bendotti C.

A simplified procedure for the physical development of the sulphide silver method to reveal synaptic zinc in combination with immunocytochemistry at light and electron microscopy.
J Neurosci Methods. 1998 Jan 31;79(1):87-96.
PMID: 9531464 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Hall ED, Oostveen JA, Andrus PK, Anderson DK, Thomas CE.

Immunocytochemical method for investigating in vivo neuronal oxygen radical-induced lipid peroxidation.
J Neurosci Methods. 1997 Oct 3;76(2):115-22.
PMID: 9350962 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Larue DT, Winer JA.

Postembedding immunocytochemistry of large sections of brain tissue: an improved flat embedding technique.
J Neurosci Methods. 1996 Sep;68(1):125-32.
PMID: 8884621 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Larue DT, Winer JA.

Postembedding immunocytochemistry of large sections of brain tissue: an improved flat-embedding technique.
J Neurosci Methods. 1996 Jan;64(1):69-74. Corrected and republished in: J Neurosci Methods. 1996 Sep;68(1):125-32.
PMID: 8869486 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Stuart DA, Oorschot DE.

Embedding, sectioning, immunocytochemical and stereological methods that optimise research on the lesioned adult rat spinal cord.
J Neurosci Methods. 1995 Sep-Oct;61(1-2):5-14.
PMID: 8618425 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Hosoya Y, Matsukawa, Okado N, Sugiura Y, Kohno K.

Oxytocinergic innervation to the upper thoracic sympathetic preganglionic neurons in the rat. A light and electron microscopical study using a combined retrograde transport and immunocytochemical technique.
Exp Brain Res. 1995;107(1):9-16.
PMID: 8751057 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Abbott LC, Conforti ML, Isaacs KR, Crawley JN, Sterchi D.

A simplified technique for histologic analysis of central nervous system tissues using glycol-methacrylate plastic coupled with pre-embedding immunocytochemistry.
J Neurosci Methods. 1994 Sep;54(1):23-9.
PMID: 7529349 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Berghman LR, Grauwels L, Vanhamme L, Vandesande F.

A simple method for the immunocytochemical processing of large numbers of floating sections and its application in screening for monoclonal antibodies.
J Immunol Methods. 1994 Feb 10;168(2):197-202.
PMID: 8308294 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Pugh BC, Rossi ML.

A paraffin wax technique of Golgi-Cox impregnated CNS that permits the joint application of other histological and immunocytochemical techniques.
J Neural Transm Suppl. 1993;39:97-105.
PMID: 7689638 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Pugh BC, Rossi ML.

A paraffin wax technique of Golgi-Cox impregnated CNS that permits the joint application of other histological and immunocytochemical techniques.
J Neural Transm Suppl. 1993;39:97-105.
PMID: 7689638 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Frotscher M.

Application of the Golgi/electron microscopy technique for cell identification in immunocytochemical, retrograde labeling, and developmental studies of hippocampal neurons.
Microsc Res Tech. 1992 Dec 1;23(4):306-23. Review.
PMID: 1295615 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Wahle P, Beckh S.

A method of in situ hybridization combined with immunocytochemistry, histochemistry, and tract tracing to characterize the mRNA expressing cell types in heterogeneous neuronal populations.
J Neurosci Methods. 1992 Feb;41(2):153-66.
PMID: 1564950 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Knapp PE.

The cell cycle of glial cells grown in vitro: an immunocytochemical method of analysis.
J Histochem Cytochem. 1992 Sep;40(9):1405-11.
PMID: 1506676 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Benevento LA, McCleary LB.

An immunocytochemical method for marking microelectrode tracks following single-unit recordings in long surviving, awake monkeys.
J Neurosci Methods. 1992 Mar;41(3):199-204.
PMID: 1513180 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Conley M, Wilson KF.

Dendritic organization of class II (inter)neurons in the dorsal lateral geniculate nucleus of the tree shrew: observations based on Golgi, immunocytochemical, and biocytin methods.
J Comp Neurol. 1992 May 1;319(1):51-65.
PMID: 1592905 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Stevens JR, Casanova M, Poltorak M, Germain L, Buchan GC.

Comparison of immunocytochemical and Holzer's methods for detection of acute and chronic gliosis in human postmortem material.
J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. 1992 Spring;4(2):168-73.
PMID: 1378333 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Artero C, Marti E, Biffo S, Mulatero B, Andreone C, Margolis FL, Fasolo A.

Carnosine in the brain and olfactory system of amphibia and reptilia: a comparative study using immunocytochemical and biochemical methods.
Neurosci Lett. 1991 Sep 16;130(2):182-6.
PMID: 1795878 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Ferrante RJ, Kowall NW, Richardson EP Jr.

Proliferative and degenerative changes in striatal spiny neurons in Huntington's disease: a combined study using the section-Golgi method and calbindin D28k immunocytochemistry.
J Neurosci. 1991 Dec;11(12):3877-87.
PMID: 1836019 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Bugnon C, Bahjaoui M, Fellmann D.

A simple method for coupling in situ hybridization and immunocytochemistry: application to the study of peptidergic neurons.
J Histochem Cytochem. 1991 Jun;39(6):859-62.
PMID: 2033243 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Soriano E, Del Rio JA, Martinez-Guijarro FJ, Ferrer I, Lopez C.

Immunocytochemical detection of 5'-bromodeoxyuridine in fluoro-gold-labeled neurons: a simple technique to combine retrograde axonal tracing and neurogenetic characterization of neurons.
J Histochem Cytochem. 1991 Nov;39(11):1565-70.
PMID: 1918930 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Palacios G.

A double immunocytochemical and histochemical technique for demonstration of cholinergic neurons and microglial cells in basal forebrain and neostriatum of the rat.
Neurosci Lett. 1990 Jul 17;115(1):13-8.
PMID: 2216053 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Ronnekleiv OK, Loose MD, Erickson KR, Kelly MJ.

A method for immunocytochemical identification of biocytin-labeled neurons following intracellular recording.
Biotechniques. 1990 Oct;9(4):432-8.
PMID: 1979496 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Somogyi P.

Synaptic connections of neurones identified by Golgi impregnation: characterization by immunocytochemical, enzyme histochemical, and degeneration methods.
J Electron Microsc Tech. 1990 Aug;15(4):332-51. Review.
PMID: 2202793 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Riehl B, Schlue WR.

Localization of carbonic anhydrase in identified glial cells of the leech central nervous system: application of histochemical and immunocytochemical methods.
J Histochem Cytochem. 1990 Aug;38(8):1173-8.
PMID: 2114440 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Mann DM, Brown AM, Prinja D, Jones D, Davies CA.

A morphological analysis of senile plaques in the brains of non-demented persons of different ages using silver, immunocytochemical and lectin histochemical staining techniques.
Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol. 1990 Feb;16(1):17-25.
PMID: 2157169 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Okamura H, Murakami S, Yanaihara N, Ibata Y.

Coexistence of catecholamine and methionine enkephalin-Arg6-Gly7-Leu8 in neurons of the rat ventrolateral medulla oblongata. Application of combined peptide immunocytochemistry and histofluorescence method in the same vibratome section.
Histochemistry. 1989;91(1):31-4.
PMID: 2925446 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Tashiro T, Ruda MA, Satoda T, Matsushima R, Mizuno N.

Convergence of serotonin-, enkephalin- and substance P-like immunoreactive afferent fibers onto cat medullary dorsal horn projection neurons: a triple immunocytochemical staining technique combined with the retrograde HRP-tracing method.
Brain Res. 1989 Jul 10;491(2):360-5.
PMID: 2475211 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Mann DM, Brown A, Prinja D, Davies CA, Landon M, Masters CL, Beyreuthers K.

An analysis of the morphology of senile plaques in Down's syndrome patients of different ages using immunocytochemical and lectin histochemical techniques.
Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol. 1989 Jul-Aug;15(4):317-29.
PMID: 2528701 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Martinez-Murillo R, Villalba R, Montero-Caballero MI, Rodrigo J.

Cholinergic somata and terminals in the rat substantia nigra: an immunocytochemical study with optical and electron microscopic techniques.
J Comp Neurol. 1989 Mar 15;281(3):397-415.
PMID: 2703554 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Kawai Y, Takagi H, Yanai K, Tohyama M.

Adrenergic projection from the caudal part of the nucleus of the tractus solitarius to the parabrachial nucleus in the rat: immunocytochemical study combined with a retrograde tracing method.
Brain Res. 1988 Sep 6;459(2):369-72.
PMID: 2460190 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Yang CY, Yazulla S.

Localization of putative GABAergic neurons in the larval tiger salamander retina by immunocytochemical and autoradiographic methods.
J Comp Neurol. 1988 Nov 1;277(1):96-108.
PMID: 3198798 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Yang CY, Yazulla S.

Light microscopic localization of putative glycinergic neurons in the larval tiger salamander retina by immunocytochemical and autoradiographical methods.
J Comp Neurol. 1988 Jun 15;272(3):343-57.
PMID: 3417892 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Carpenter MB, Chang L, Pereira AB, Hersh LB, Bruce G, Wu JY.

Vestibular and cochlear efferent neurons in the monkey identified by immunocytochemical methods.
Brain Res. 1987 Apr 7;408(1-2):275-80.
PMID: 2439167 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Shinoda K, Tohyama M, Shiotani Y.

Hippocampofugal gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA)-containing neuron system in the rat: a study using a double-labeling method that combines retrograde tracing and immunocytochemistry.
Brain Res. 1987 Apr 14;409(1):181-6.
PMID: 3555700 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Knigge KM, Piekut DT, Berlove DJ, Junig JT, Melrose PA.

Staining of magnocellular neurons of the supraoptic and paraventricular nuclei with vasopressin anti-idiotype antibody: a potential method for receptor immunocytochemistry.
Brain Res. 1987 Apr;388(1):69-78.
PMID: 3495316 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Duyckaerts C, Brion JP, Hauw JJ, Flament-Durand J.

Quantitative assessment of the density of neurofibrillary tangles and senile plaques in senile dementia of the Alzheimer type. Comparison of immunocytochemistry with a specific antibody and Bodian's protargol method.
Acta Neuropathol (Berl). 1987;73(2):167-70.
PMID: 2440224 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Rao ZR, Shiosaka S, Tohyama M.

Origin of cholinergic fibers in the basolateral nucleus of the amygdaloid complex by using sensitive double-labeling technique of retrograde biotinized tracer and immunocytochemistry.
J Hirnforsch. 1987;28(5):553-60.
PMID: 3320200 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Shiosaka S, Shimada S, Tohyama M.

Sensitive double-labeling technique of retrograde biotinized tracer (biotin-WGA) and immunocytochemistry: light and electron microscopic analysis.
J Neurosci Methods. 1986 Mar;16(1):9-18.
PMID: 2422502 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Brennan LA, Phelps PE, Barber RP.

An improved method of toluidine blue counterstaining of neurons in immunocytochemical preparations.
Stain Technol. 1986 Sep;61(5):279-85.
PMID: 2431518 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Krajewski S, Schwendemann G, Weizsacker M, Wechsler W, de Tribolet N.

Binding specificity of two monoclonal antiglioma antibodies: immunocytochemical studies using a new tissue embedding technique.
Acta Neuropathol (Berl). 1986;69(1-2):124-31.
PMID: 2421523 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Gu J, Polak JM, Su HC, Blank MA, Morrison JF, Bloom SR.

Demonstration of paracervical ganglion origin for the vasoactive intestinal peptide-containing nerves of the rat uterus using retrograde tracing techniques combined with immunocytochemistry and denervation procedures.
Neurosci Lett. 1984 Oct 26;51(3):377-82.
PMID: 6395045 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Ruda MA, Coffield J, Dubner R.

Demonstration of postsynaptic opioid modulation of thalamic projection neurons by the combined techniques of retrograde horseradish peroxidase and enkephalin immunocytochemistry.
J Neurosci. 1984 Aug;4(8):2117-32.
PMID: 6206211 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Katsumaru H, Murakami F, Wu JY, Tsukahara N.

GABAergic intrinsic interneurons in the red nucleus of the cat demonstrated with combined immunocytochemistry and anterograde degeneration methods.
Neurosci Res. 1984 Feb;1(1):35-44.
PMID: 6100321 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Smithson KG, Cobbett P, MacVicar BA, Hatton GI.

A reliable method for immunocytochemical identification of Lucifer Yellow injected, peptide-containing mammalian central neurons.
J Neurosci Methods. 1984 Jan;10(1):59-69.
PMID: 6374303 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Okamura H, Fukui K, Koyama E, Tsutou HL, Tsutou T, Terubayashi H, Fujisawa H, Ibata Y.

Time of vasopressin neuron origin in the mouse hypothalamus: examination by combined technique of immunocytochemistry and [3H]thymidine autoradiography.
Brain Res. 1983 Aug;285(2):223-6.
PMID: 6616266 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Martin R, Schafer M, Voigt KH.

Enzymatic cleavage prior to antibody incubation as a method for neuropeptide immunocytochemistry.
Histochemistry. 1982;74(4):457-67.
PMID: 6286542 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Bowker RM, Westlund KN, Coulter JD.

Origins of serotonergic projections to the lumbar spinal cord in the monkey using a combined retrograde transport and immunocytochemical technique.
Brain Res Bull. 1982 Jul-Dec;9(1-6):271-8.
PMID: 6756550 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Reaves TA Jr, Cumming R, Libber MT, Hayward JN.

A technique combining intracellular dye-marking, immunocytochemical identification and ultrastructural analysis of physiologically identified single neurons.
Neurosci Lett. 1982 Apr 26;29(3):195-9.
PMID: 6179011 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Bowker RM, Steinbusch HW, Coulter JD.

Serotonergic and peptidergic projections to the spinal cord demonstrated by a combined retrograde HRP histochemical and immunocytochemical staining method.
Brain Res. 1981 May 4;211(2):412-7.
PMID: 6165436 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Sternberger NH, Itoyama Y, Kies MW, Webster H deF.

Immunocytochemical method to identify basic protein in myelin-forming oligodendrocytes of newborn rat C.N.S.
J Neurocytol. 1978 Apr;7(2):251-63.
PMID: 349119 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]