Quantification of intensity of histochemical and immunohistochemical responses using standard computer software

12 March 2011
Written by Startseva M.S., Chertok V.M.

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The paper describes experience in applying software programs Adobe Photoshop and Mathcad to automatically measure intensity of the responses in cerebral neurons. The authors have used nitroxidergic and serotoninergic neurons of single nucleus detected by histochemical and immunohistochemical methods, respectively, as specimen needed to demonstrate the posibilities of applying the software.

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M.S. Startseva, V.M. Chertok
Vladivostok State Medical University (2 Ostryakova Av. Vladivostok 690950 Russian Federation)

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