Each chapter is carefully structured to introduce the very latest techniques and describe their clinical purpose, principle, method and application in cellular pathology. The advantages of various methods for preparing, observing and demonstrating cells and tissues employed to assist in diagnosis are explored, in addition to the use of quantitative methods in the detection and diagnosis of disease.
An accompanying web site presents full colour digital images of microscope slides, advanced protocols that the book can reference, appendices and web links.
This book is invaluable for newly qualified postgraduates needing to get up to speed on a broad range of analytical techniques. It is also of interest to professionals working in diagnostic, industrial and research laboratories for continual professional development and training.