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Total Triiodothyronine (T3) ELISA Kit

  • Created on the 2 February, 2017.

BACKGROUND

Thyroid hormones are essential regulators which are known to influence cellular metabolism, growth, differentiation and overall general hormone balance. The measurement of total T3 is seen as a valuable marker in the diagnosis of thyroid dysfunction (hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism). An increase in the levels of T3 without any elevation in T4 is a frequent forerunner of recurrent thyrotoxicosis in patients that were treated previously. The development of monospecific antiserum and discovery of specific blocking agents to the T3 binding serum proteins has contributed to the significant improvement in ELISA assay methodology over the last few decades.

INTENDED USE

Total triiodothyronine ELISA kit is a reliable quantitative procedure to analyse total T3 levels in human serum and plasma samples. This assay has a detectable sensitivity limit of < 0.1 ng/ml.

SENSITIVITY

This total triiodothyronine ELISA kit has a minimum detectable sensitivity concentration of < 0.1 ng/ml.

REFERENCES

  1. Radioimmunoassay for Triiodothyronine (T3): Affinity and Specificity of Antibody for T3. J Clinical Endocrinol. (1971) 33,509. Gharib, H., Ryan, R.J., Mayberry, W.E. and Hockett, T.
  2. An improved radioimmunoassay of triiodothyronine in human serum. J. Lab Clinical Med. (1971) 80, 729. Chopra, I.J., Ho, R.S. and Lam, R.
  3. Diagnosis and Treatment of Thyroid Disease, Cleveland CRC Press, (1975) p.9-51. Sterling, L.
  4. An automated chemiluminescent immunoassay test for total triiodothyronine.” Clin.Chem. (1991) 37, 941. Comeau, L., et.al.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Full Name: Total Triiodothyronine (T3) ELISA Kit
  • Reactivity: Human
  • Sample Type: Serum, Plasma
  • Sensitivity: < 0.1 ng/ml

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