Product Information

Titin Antibody - ELISA

Catalog-No.

EA601/48
Enzyme Immuno Assay
for the quantitative determination of
anti-Titin antibodies in serum or plasma
 

Format

6x8 Determinations,
single break apart wells
 

Procedure

100 µl 1:101 prediluted patient sera
performance within approximately 2 hours

Clinical Fields

Neurology, Immunology, autoimmune diseases

Diseases

Paraneoplastic myasthenia gravis, thymic epithelial tumor, thymic carcinoma
 

Normal Value

First measurements with sera from patients with thymoma gave values between factor 2 to 4  ODsample/ODcalibrator

Specificity

95 % of the patients with epithelial and malignant thymoma

Sensitivity

Characteristics

Significantly more specific than the determination of antibodies against striated muscle by immunofluorescence
   - recombinant MGT30 peptide for antigen
   - reliable differentiation from thymic hyperplasia
   - simple and quick handling, incubation time 2 hours

Instruction Sheet