Progesterone ELISA Kit | Cayman Chemical
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Progesterone ELISA Kit

Item № 582601
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SIZE PRICE QUANTITY SUBTOTAL
CART TOTAL
     96 solid wells $195.00 0.00
     96 strip wells $195.00 0.00
     480 solid wells $731.00 0.00
     480 strip wells $731.00 0.00

Pricing updated 2018-11-14. Prices are subject to change without notice.

Description
Features
  • Measure progesterone in plasma and other sample matrices
  • Assay 24 samples in triplicate or 36 samples in duplicate
  • Measure progesterone levels down to 10 pg/ml
  • Rapid assay; get results in under 4 hours
Synonyms
  • Progesterone EIA Kit

Progesterone, along with pregnenolone, is the biosynthetic precursor of all other steroid hormones. Progesterone is synthesized from cholesterol by the sequential action of desmolase in the mitochondria, which produces pregnenolone, followed by Δ4,5-isomerase in the outer mitochondrial membrane and smooth endoplasmic reticulum of steroid-secreting cells.1 The main function of progesterone is to prepare the uterine lining for implantation of a fertilized ovum and to maintain pregnancy. Measurement of serum or plasma progesterone levels are used as an index to monitor ovulation and investigate luteal function. Plasma concentrations of progesterone are approximately 0.2-0.8 ng/ml and 4-20 ng/ml during the follicular phase and luteal phase of the menstrual cycle, respectively.1 Salivary concentrations of progesterone are approximately 100-fold lower than those found in plasma.2

Needed but not supplied: Please download the kit booklet to verify if UltraPure Water (Milli-Q or equivalent) or any other components are needed for this assay.

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Technical Information
Synonyms
  • Progesterone EIA Kit
Assay Range
7.8-1,000 pg/ml
Sensitivity
80% B/B0: 10 pg/ml
Mid-point
50% B/B0: 40-90 pg/ml
Cross Reactivity
  • (Progesterone) 100%
  • (Pregnenolone) 14.0%
  • (17β-Estradiol) 7.2%
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Warning - this product is not for human or veterinary use.

Shipping & Storage
Storage
-20°C
Shipping
Wet ice in continental US; may vary elsewhere
Stability
≥ 1 year
Downloads & Resources
Product Downloads

Download Kit Booklet

Download Abbreviated Kit Protocol

Download Safety Data Sheet (SDS)

Download free InChI Key generation software

Additional Information

View the Cayman Structure Database for chemical structure definitions for many Cayman products

Get Batch-Specific Data and Documents by Batch Number

Provide batch numbers separated by commas to download or request available product inserts, QC sheets, certificates of analysis, data pack, and GC-MS data.

References & Product Citations
Product Description References

1. Erickson, G.F. The ovary: Basic principles and concepts. A. Physiology Endocrinology and Metabolism 3rd ed., 973-1015 (1995).

2. Tallon, D.F., Gosling, J.P., Buckley, P.M., et al. Direct solid-phase enzyme immunoassay of progesterone in saliva Clinical Chemistry 30, 1507-1511 (1984).

Technical Support

All 480 well kits are supplied with a single 500 dtn vial of antiserum and tracer, or Fab' conjugate that must be used within the stated time following reconstitution.

Analysis Tools

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