Bone metabolism

Product name

Osteopontin, Rat

Cat-Nr.TE 7000
Range0.07 - 4.75 ng/ml
Sensitivity0.01 ng/ml
Incubation time2.5 hours
Sample volume100 ┬Ál
Sample type

EDTA Plasma, urine, cell culture

Sample preparation

Specimen should be measured immediately after collection or stored at
-20°C. Avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles. Before use, thaw samples at low temperature and mix them thoroughly.

Species

Rat

Tests96 Tests
MethodELISA
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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