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Reagents, Immunoassay, Endocrine Hormone, Insulin-Like Growth Factor II

Definition : Immunoassay reagents intended to perform qualitative and/or quantitative analyses on a body fluid sample (typically serum or plasma) to determine the endocrine insulin-like growth factor II (IGD-II hormone), also known generically as somatomedin. IGF-II is a peptide secreted by the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland with structural similarities to insulin. The main effects of IGF-II are cartilage growth promotion and insulin-like activity in some tissues. Increased levels of IGF-II are associated with excessive growth (e.g., acromegaly); low levels are found in patients with growth hormone deficiency or with acute or chronic protein or calorie deprivation. IGF-II determination is mostly used as a complement of IGF-I assays; it may be performed using either isotopic or nonisotopic immunoassays.

Entry Terms : "Somatomedin C Determination Reagents" , "Insulin-Like Growth Factor II (IGF-II) Determination Reagents" , "IGF-II (Insulin-Like Growth Factor II) Determination Reagents" , "Growth Factor II Determination Reagents, Insulin-Like"

UMDC code : 19906

   

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Biomol GmbH

Biomol GmbH

HyTest Ltd

HyTest Ltd

ImmunoDiagnostics Inc

ImmunoDiagnostics (IDI) develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of specialty biologicals for Human T-cell Research/ Diagnostics, AIDS, HCV, HBV, TB, Cancer and Arthritis diagnostics and therapeutics development. Our exclusive line of products - recombinant proteins, monoclonal/polyclonal antibodies and other derivatized reagents (FITC, Peroxidase, Biotin, Paramagnetic conjugates) - are manufactured to meet the highest quality standards for purity, specificity and biological activity.

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