05057413 is referenced by 64 patents and cites 10 patents.

A method is disclosed for the discrimination between intact and damaged cells in a sample, and more particularly, the method uses a vital nucleic acid dye to selectively stain intact versus damaged cells which then may be counted and sorted by flow cytometry means. The method also may be used in conjunction with fluorescently labelled monoclonal antibodies to simultaneously identify cellular antigens.

Title
Method for discriminating between intact and damaged cells in a sample
Application Number
7/206454
Publication Number
5057413
Application Date
June 13, 1988
Publication Date
October 15, 1991
Inventor
Virendra O Shah
Santa Clara
CA, US
Michael R Loken
Palo Alto
CA, US
Leon W M M Terstappen
Los Altos
CA, US
Agent
Robert M Hallenbeck
Assignee
Becton Dickinson and Company
NJ, US
IPC
G01N 33/535
C12Q 1/04
C12Q 1/02
C12Q 1/68
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