Molecular Biochemical & Other Techniques

  • Myeloperoxidase Activity Assays
  • Receptor Binding Studies
  • Neuropeptide Assays
  • Immunohistochemistry
  • In Situ Hybridization
  • Microbiological Techniques
  • Cytokine Assays/Ribonuclease Protection Assay (RPA) for TH1/TH2 Cytokines
  • Tissue Culture
  • Anxiety Behavioral Assays
    • Wrap restraint
    • Water avoidance stress
    • Amygdala modulation

  • Von Frey Somatic Pain Assays
  • Histology
    • Brain
    • GI tract
    • Eye
    • Spinal Cord

  • Tail-flick Pain Assays
  • C-fos Gene Expression
  • Mast Cell Quantification