Vol. 26 (3) 2005 Neuro endocrinology letters

Measurement of protein cytokines in tissue extracts by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays: application to lipopolysaccharide-induced differential milieu of cytokines.

OBJECTIVES: Determination of protein cytokines in local tissues would help to evaluate their local role in health, sickness behavior and immune-mediated diseases. Therefore, developing a simple quantitative method of protein cytokines in tissues/organs is highly important.

METHODS: Mouse tissues were collected fo.....