Quantification of RSV infectious particles by plaque assay and immunostaining assay

Patricia A. Jorquera, Ralph A. Tripp

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One of the most commonly used approaches for determining the quantity of infectious RSV particles in a given sample is the plaque assay. RSV infectious particles can be quantified by various direct and indirect methods. Here, we explain two simple methods for RSV titration: plaque assay and immunostaining assay.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMethods in Molecular Biology
Place of PublicationNew York
PublisherHumana Press
Number of pages8
ISBN (Electronic)9781493936878
ISBN (Print)9781493936854
Publication statusPublished - 2016
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameMethods in Molecular Biology
ISSN (Print)1064-3745

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