ELISA Complement Activity Analysis

Product name

C1-Inhibitor Plus MicroVue™ Quidel®

Functional C1 Inhibitor Proteins

Cat-Nr.A037
RangeConcentrations of Functional C1-INH are expressed as Mean Percentage. Range 35 - 100 %.
Incubation time2 hours
Sample volume10 µl (dilute 1:101)
Sample type

Serum and EDTA plasma

Sample preparation

Specimens should be collected aseptically and prepared. EDTA plasma sample may be held at room temperature (15-30 ºC) for up to 24 hours. Serum sample should not be stored at room temperature for longer than
6 hours. If exceeded, the plasma or serum must be stored frozen (-20 ºC or below). Avoid freezing and thawing of the sample.

Reference values

Concentrations ≥ 68 % Mean Normal is considered normal.

Species

Human

Specificity

C1-INH-Reactant, binds specific to functional active C1-INH.

Tests96 Tests
MethodELISA
Intended use

The C1-Inhibitor assay measures the amount of functional C1 inhibitor protein (C1-INH) in human plasma or serum. This protease inhibitor has enzyme regulating functions. A deficiency of functionally active C1-INH may lead to life-threatening angioedema. Two major forms of C1-INH deficiency have been reported: the congenital form, termed hereditary angioedema (HAE), and the acquired form, which is associated with a variety of diseases including lymphoid malignancies. Hereditary angioedema is characterized by transient but recurrent attacks of nonpruritic swelling of various tissues throughout the body.

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