Bone metabolism

Product name

Osteopontin, Mouse

Cat-Nr.TE 6000
Range1 - 64 ng/ml (15.4 – 985 pmol/l)
Sensitivity0.15 ng/ml (2.31 pmol/l)
Incubation time2 hours
Sample volume100 µl
Sample type

EDTA Plasma, urine, cell culture

Sample preparation

Specimen should be measured immediately after collection or stored frozen. Avoid repeated freezing/thawing of samples. Before use, thaw specimens at low temperature and mix them thoroughly.

Species

Mouse

Tests96 Tests
MethodELISA
Intended use

Intended use:
Osteopontin is a highly acidic calcium-binding glycosylated phosphoprotein secreted by many cell types
The determination of Osteopontin can be helpful for the investigation of:

  • early hepatocellular carcinoma - OPN is significantly up-regulated and considered as a promising novel marker
  • pathogenesis of alcoholic liver disease, considered as new relevant biomarker for significant liver fibrosis
  • diabetic nephropathy
  • osteoporosis
  • bone metabolism
  • development of bone metastases
  • chronically-inflammatory diseases

 

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