One 96-well plate per kit.
78 samples (or 39 samples if running in duplicate). The additional wells are for controls and concentration standards.
3.5 hours of incubation time.
The CS Assay uses plasma that has been collected in EDTA (lavender) tubes. The test is optimized for a specific spin down protocol (2,250g for 20 minutes at 4 degrees Celsius).
Yes, the CS Assay is optimized for a spin down of 2,250g for 20 minutes at 4 degrees Celsius.
25uL of sample needed per well (50uL for one sample when running in duplicate).
Yes. The development and validation of the assay has been based on frozen samples. To freeze plasma, immediately flash freeze with dry ice and ethanol (or liquid nitrogen) after the spun down plasma is aliquoted into cryovials and store at -80 degrees Celsius until needed for use.
Orders can be placed by filling out the Order Request Form on the website. There are two ordering options: 1) Order the CS test kits to be delivered to you. Please choose option 1: CS test (96-well ELISA kit delivered) on the Order Request Form. 2) Order the CS test kits to be run by Sarcotein. Please choose option 2: CS test (run by Sarcotein) on the Order Request Form. If this option is chosen, blood samples will need to be shipped to Sarcotein.
We only take Purchase Orders (PO) at this time.
You may submit your quote request without a PO number. The order will be processed once the PO is given.
Yes, we ship kits internationally.