• Product nameHuman PDGF BB ELISA Kit
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  • Detection methodColorimetric
  • Sample type
    Cell culture supernatant, Serum, Plasma
  • Assay typeSandwich (quantitative)
  • Sensitivity
    < 1 pg/ml
  • Range
    0.549 pg/ml - 400 pg/ml
  • Recovery

    93 %

    Sample specific recovery
    Sample type Average % Range
    Cell culture supernatant 95.43 84% - 104%
    Serum 93.57 82% - 103%
    Plasma 91.99 83% - 104%

  • Assay durationMultiple steps standard assay
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Human
  • Product overview

    Abcam’s PDGF BB Human ELISA (Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay) kit is an in vitro enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the quantitative measurement of Human PDGF BB in serum, plasma, and cell culture supernatants.

    This assay employs an antibody specific for Human PDGF BB coated on a 96-well plate. Standards and samples are pipetted into the wells and PDGF BB present in a sample is bound to the wells by the immobilized antibody. The wells are washed and biotinylated anti-Human PDGF BB antibody is added. After washing away unbound biotinylated antibody, HRP-conjugated streptavidin is pipetted to the wells. The wells are again washed, a TMB substrate solution is added to the wells and color develops in proportion to the amount of PDGF BB bound. The Stop Solution changes the color from blue to yellow, and the intensity of the color is measured at 450 nm.

     Get results in 90 minutes with Human PDGF BB ELISA Kit (ab184860) from our SimpleStep ELISA® range.

  • Notes

    Note: Optimization may be required with urine samples, and very low level are detectable in serum

  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: Sandwich ELISAmore details
  • PlatformMicroplate


  • FunctionGrowth factor that plays an essential role in the regulation of embryonic development, cell proliferation, cell migration, survival and chemotaxis. Potent mitogen for cells of mesenchymal origin. Required for normal proliferation and recruitment of pericytes and vascular smooth muscle cells in the central nervous system, skin, lung, heart and placenta. Required for normal blood vessel development, and for normal development of kidney glomeruli. Plays an important role in wound healing. Signaling is modulated by the formation of heterodimers with PDGFA.
  • Tissue specificityExpressed at high levels in the heart, brain (sustantia nigra), placenta and fetal kidney. Expressed at moderate levels in the brain (hippocampus), skeletal muscle, kidney and lung.
  • Involvement in diseaseNote=A chromosomal aberration involving PDGFB is found in dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans. Translocation t(17;22)(q22;q13) with PDGFB.
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the PDGF/VEGF growth factor family.
  • Cellular localizationSecreted. Released by platelets upon wounding.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Alternative names
    • Becaplermin
    • c sis
    • FLJ12858
    • Oncogene SIS
    • PDG B chain
    • PDGB
    • PDGF 2
    • PDGF B
    • PDGF B chain
    • PDGF subunit B
    • PDGF-2
    • PDGF2
    • Pdgfb
    • PDGFB/COL1A1 fusion gene
    • Platelet derived growth factor 2
    • Platelet derived growth factor B chain
    • Platelet derived growth factor beta polypeptide
    • Platelet derived growth factor beta polypeptide (oncogene SIS)
    • Platelet derived growth factor subunit B
    • Platelet-derived growth factor B chain
    • Platelet-derived growth factor beta polypeptide
    • Platelet-derived growth factor subunit B
    • Proto oncogene c Sis
    • Proto-oncogene c-Sis
    • Simian sarcoma viral (v sis) oncogene homolog
    • SIS
    • SSV
    • V sis platelet derived growth factor beta polypeptide
    see all
  • Database links

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Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab100624 in the following tested applications.

The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.

Application Abreviews Notes
Sandwich ELISA Use at an assay dependent concentration.

Human PDGF BB ELISA Kit images

  • Representative Standard Curve using ab100624.

  • Representative Standard Curve using ab100624.


References for Human PDGF BB ELISA Kit (ab100624)

This product has been referenced in:
  • Pacaud R  et al. The DNMT1/PCNA/UHRF1 disruption induces tumorigenesis characterized by similar genetic and epigenetic signatures. Sci Rep 4:4230 (2014). Sandwich ELISA ; Human . Read more (PubMed: 24637615) »
  • Chang YC  et al. The generation of induced pluripotent stem cells for macular degeneration as a drug screening platform: identification of curcumin as a protective agent for retinal pigment epithelial cells against oxidative stress. Front Aging Neurosci 6:191 (2014). Sandwich ELISA ; Human . Read more (PubMed: 25136316) »

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