NHP Ferritin Analyte Overview

NHP Ferritin

Also known as apoferritin, cell proliferation-inducing gene 15 protein, ferritin h subunit, ferritin heavy chain, heavy polypeptide 1, FHC, FTHEC, FTHL6MGC104426, PIG15, placenta immunoregulatory factor, PLIF, proliferation-inducing protein 15

Ferritin is the primary intracellular iron storage protein in both prokaryotes and eukaryotes. Its major function is iron homeostasis. Ferritin handles the storage of iron in a soluble, nontoxic state, protecting from both iron deficiency and toxic iron buildup. Small amounts of ferritin are secreted into serum where it also functions as an iron carrier. Plasma ferritin can act as an indirect marker for iron storage.

Typical Assay Characteristics

NHP Ferritin analyte graph
Precision Linearity
Inter-assay Intra-assay Range Average
7% 7.8% 82%-98% 87%

Features & Requirements

  • Data available as fast as 4 hours
  • Sensitive, reproducible, and convenient 96-well format requiring low sample volumes
  • Requires the Q-View™ Imaging System for analysis of multiplexed chemiluminescent planar-based arrays

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