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ab108643 Human Growth Hormone Human ELISA Kit is intended for the quantitative determination of the Human Growth Hormone (HGH) concentration in human serum.
Human Growth Hormone (HGH, somatotropin) is a polypeptide secreted by the anterior pituitary. It is 191 amino acids in length and has a molecular mass of approximately 22,000 daltons. Its metabolic effects are primarily anabolic. Human Growth Hormone promotes protein conservation and is engaged in a wide range of mechanisms for protein synthesis. It also enhances glucose transport and facilitates glycogen storage. Its cascade of growth-promoting action is mediated by another family of peptide hormones, the somatomedins. Human Growth Hormone measurement is primarily of interest in the diagnosis and treatment of various forms of abnormal growth hormone secretion. Disorders caused by hyposecretion include dwarfism and unattained growth potential, and hypersecretion is associated with gigantism and acromegaly.
Get results in 90 minutes with Human Growth Hormone ELISA Kit (ab190811) from our SimpleStep ELISA® range.
|Components||1 x 96 tests|
|Enzyme Conjugate Reagent||1 x 12ml|
|HGH Standard 0ng/ml||1 x 1ml|
|HGH Standard 10 ng/ml||1 x 1ml|
|HGH Standard 2.5 ng/ml||1 x 1ml|
|HGH Standard 50 ng/ml||1 x 1ml|
|HGH Standard 5ng/ml||1 x 1ml|
|HGH Standard 25 ng/ml||1 x 1ml|
|Sheep Anti-Human Growth Hormone-Coated microtiter plate||1 x 96 tests|
|Stop Solution||1 x 12ml|
|TMB Substrate Solution||1 x 11ml|
Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab108643 in the following tested applications.
The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
|ELISA||Use at an assay dependent dilution.|
ab108643 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.