Published in Medical Imaging Week, March 27th, 2010
"Pathogens associated with host cell surfaces, intracellular pathogens and mammalian cells are directly counted based on their specific fluorescent labeling. Such approach utilizes automated image acquisition and processing, and is thus ideally suited for high-throughput analyses," wrote A.C. Haghighat and colleagues, Ohio State University.
The researchers concluded: "This method was validated using Listeria monocytogenes as a model intracellular pathogen. ."
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