Gallery of Histological Sections


Prepared by


IMVS Division of Pathology

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Woodville Road, Woodville, South Australia 5011





Section of Brain stained by immunoperoxidase for GFAP (Glial fibrillary acidic protein)

Result: GFAP is the major component of the filaments found in fibrillary and protoplasmic astrocytes - the protein is visualised as a brown deposit
© Roy C. Ellis 2004