Product Information

Nor-/Metanephrine in Urine - ELISA

Catalog-No.

EA614/192
Enzyme Immuno Assay
for the quantitative determination of
Normetanephrine and Metanephrine in urine

Format

2x96 Determinations

Procedure

Common sample preparation of 10 µl urine
Acylation in liquid phase
6 Standards, 2 Controls, ready for use
Metanephrine standard range 0/20 - 4,000 ng/ml
Normetanephrine standard range 0/ 30 - 4,000 ng/ml
Common reagents for parallel testing
Hydrolysis 30 min, ELISA approximately 2 h incubation time

Clinical Fields

Endocrinology, Oncology

Diseases

Pheochromocytoma, neuroblastoma, ganglioneuroma and other neurogenic tumors

Normal Value

Metanephrine Normetanephrine
< 350 µg/day < 600 µg/day
 

Specificity

Fast assay with simple sample preparation followed by an 2 hour total incubation step
No interference by medical drugs
Parallel measurement of catecholamine metabolites in large series
High correlation with GCMS
 

Sensitivity

4 ng/ml Metanephrine; 10 ng/ml Normetanephrine
 

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