Pricing updated 2016-02-09. Prices are subject to change without notice.
Glucose, a monosaccharide (or simple sugar), is the most important carbohydrate in biology. Transported via the blood stream, it is the primary source of energy for the body’s cells. Glucose level is tightly regulated in the human body. Failure to maintain blood glucose in the normal range leads to conditions of persistently high (hyperglycemia) or low (hypoglycemia) blood sugar. Diabetes mellitus, characterized by persistent hyperglycemia, is the most prominent disease related to failure of blood sugar regulation. Cayman’s Glucose Colorimetric Assay Kit provides a simple, reproducible, and sensitive tool for assaying glucose in plasma, serum, and urine. The glucose assay uses the glucose oxidase-
WARNING - This product is not for human or veterinary use.
|Shipping||Wet ice in continental US; may vary elsewhere|
View the Cayman Structure Database for chemical structure definitions for many Cayman products
Separate multiple batch numbers with commas
Bernfeld, P. In amylase, .alpha. and .beta.. 1 149-158 (1955).
Sugiura, M., and Hirano, K. A new colorimetric method for determination of serum glucose. Clin Chim Acta 75 387-391 (1977).
Slein, M.W. D-
Frost, L.D. Glucose assays revisited: Experimental determination of the glucose concentration in honey. Chem Educ 9(4) 239-241 (2004).
Carroll, J., Smith, N., and Babson, A.L. A colorimetric serum glucose determination using hexokinase and glucose-
We offer you the deep and diverse knowledge of more than 100 in-house scientists and the expertise that comes from more than three decades of designing and developing the tools to advance biomedical research.
Cayman is know as a partner to scientists worldwide, responding to your needs with services in: