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Aydogan Ozcan and his team at UCLA Engineering have developed a cell phone-based optofluidic platform to analyze blood and other body-fluid samples in the ...


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Flow cytometry uses fluorescent labelling to investigate characteristics of cells like cancer cells, and can look at thousands of cells at a time.

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Using a live/dead to remove dead cells can improve your staining. (a). Use of forward and side scatter gating (red rectangle) may not remove all dead cells and some non-specific binding may still be present. (b). Exclusion of dead cells using propidium iodide staining (red rectangle) means less non-specific binding and easier identification of positively stained populations. Images shown here are human peripheral blood stained with CD14 (MCA1568) and CD3 (MCA463).