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|Sample type||Average %||Range|
|Cell culture supernatant||78.52||67% - 89%|
|Plasma||80.35||70% - 91%|
Abcam’s IL-2 (Interleukin-2) Rat ELISA (Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay) kit is an in vitro enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the quantitative measurement of rat IL-2 in plasma and cell culture supernatants. (Rat IL-2 concentration is pretty low in normal plasma, it may not be detected in this assay).
This assay employs an antibody specific for IL-2 coated on a 96-well plate. Standards and samples are pipetted into the wells and IL-2 present in a sample is bound to the wells by the immobilized antibody. The wells are washed and biotinylated anti-rat IL-2 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 IL-2 bound. The Stop Solution changes the color from blue to yellow, and the intensity of the color is measured at 450 nm.
We have not been able to detect the endogenous Rat IL-2 in normal serum with ab100769, only in serum spiked with Rat IL-2.
|Components||1 x 96 tests|
|20X Wash Buffer Concentrate||1 x 25ml|
|5X Assay Diluent B||1 x 15ml|
|500X HRP-Streptavidin Concentrate||1 x 200µl|
|Assay Diluent A||1 x 30ml|
|Biotinylated anti rat IL-2 (lyophilized)||2 vials|
|IL-2 Microplate (12 x 8 wells)||1 unit|
|Recombinant rat IL-2 Standard||2 vials|
|Stop Solution||1 x 8ml|
|TMB Substrate Reagent||1 x 12ml|
Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab100769 in the following tested applications.
The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
|Sandwich ELISA||Use at an assay dependent concentration.|
ab100769 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.
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