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Quantification of lipid peroxidation is essential to assess the role of oxidative injury in pathophysiological disorders.1,2,3 Lipid peroxidation results in the formation of highly reactive and unstable hydroperoxides of both saturated and unsaturated lipids. Our Lipid Hydroperoxide Assay Kit measures the hydroperoxides directly utilizing the redox reactions with ferrous ions.4 An easy to use quantitative extraction method was developed to extract lipid hydroperoxides into chloroform, and the extract is directly used in the assay. This procedure eliminates any interference caused by hydrogen peroxide or endogenous ferric ions in the sample and provides a sensitive and reliable assay for lipid peroxidation. This kit is available in two formats: 100 dtn, which is designed to be read using a single-
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1. Cross, C.E.,Halliwell, B.,Borish, E.T., et al. Oxygen radicals and human disease. Annals of Internal Medicine 107, 526-545 (1987).
2. Halliwell, B. Oxidative stress, nutrition and health. Experimental strategies for optimization of nutritional antioxidant intake in humans. Free Radical Research 25, 57-74 (1996).
3. Porter, N.A.,Mills, K.A., and Caldwell, S.E. Mechanisms of free radical oxidation of unsaturated lipids. Lipids 30, 277-290 (1995).
4. Roomi, M.W., and Hopkins, C.Y. Some reactions of sterculic and malvalic acids. A new source of malvalic acid. Canadian Journal of Biochemistry 48, 759-762 (1970).
Are serum samples suitable for Lipid Hydroperoxide (LPO) Assay Kit?
Yes, serum samples may be suitable for the LPO Assay Kit. In the kit booklet there is a procedure in the Sample Preparation for plasma which is suitable for serum also.
Is there a protocol for serum sample preparation for the Lipid Hydroperoxide (LPO) Assay Kit?
In the Lipid Hydroperoxide (LPO) Assay Kit booklet there is a procedure for sample preparation for plasma which is suitable for serum also.