Monoclonal antibodie

A Practical Guide to Monoclonal Antibody Production


Dr. Mohsen


Associate Professor of Immunology

Editor of Iranian Biomedical Journal (IBJ)


212 Pages

Price: 6500 Rials

First Edition: 1376

Publisher: The Pasteur Institute of Iran




Monoclonal antibodies have revolutionized Immunology and many other areas of biological and medical sciences. Monoclonal antibodies are highly specific reagents that increasingly being used for research and development as diagnostic agents and are now a new class of pharmaceuticals to combat human diseases.
This book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date over view of antibody technology. It discusses in detail and step by step the generation of monoclonal antibodies and the latest developments in immunoassay techniques and applications, as well as describing conventional methods of antibody production and use.
This book is essential reading for new comers to the field, and for more experienced researchers requiring a guide to new developments.


  • Summary of hybridoma technology

  •  Cell culture techniques

  •  Immunization

  •  Selective assays for hybridoma

  •  Myeloma, lymphocytes and fusion

  •  Selecting hybridoma and colonies

  • Antibody characterization

  •  Purification of antibody and Fab and F(ab’)2 production

  •  Labeling monoclonal antibodies

  •  Human and recombinant antibodies

  •  Identification of cellular antigens by antibodies

  •  Monoclonal antibody applications

To obtain this book, please contact:
Dr. Mohsen Abolhassani
Pasteur Institute of Iran
Pasteur Ave., Tehran 13164
Tel. & Fax: 6492596