|The Human MIF mif (Catalog #MBS2508982) is an ELISA Kit and is intended for research purposes only. The product is available for immediate purchase. The MBS2508982 ELISA Kit recognizes Human (General) MIF.
The MIF mif product has the following accession number(s) (GI #47678571) (NCBI Accession #CAG30406.1) (Uniprot Accession #P14174). Researchers may be interested in using Bioinformatics databases such as those available at The National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) website for more information about accession numbers and the proteins they represent. Even researchers unfamiliar with bioinformatics databases will find the NCBI databases to be quite user friendly and useful.
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Description: The kit is a sandwich enzyme immunoassay for in vitro quantitative measurement of MIF in human serum, plasma and other biological fluids
Principle of the Assay: This ELISA kit uses Sandwich-ELISA as the method. The micro ELISA plate provided in this kit has been pre-coated with an antibody specific to Human MIF. Standards or samples are added to the appropriate micro ELISA plate wells and bound by the specific antibody. Then a biotinylated detection antibody specific for Human MIF and Avidin-Horseradish Peroxidase (HRP) conjugate is added to each micro plate well successively and incubated. Free components are washed away. The substrate solution is added to each well. Only those wells that contain Human MIF, biotinylated detection antibody and Avidin-HRP conjugate will appear blue in color. The enzyme-substrate reaction is terminated by the addition of a sulphuric acid solution and the color turns yellow. The optical density (OD) is measured spectrophotometrically at a wavelength of 450 nm +/- 2 nm. The OD value is proportional to the concentration of Human MIF. You can calculate the concentration of Human MIF in the samples by comparing the OD of the samples to the standard curve.
Samples: Serum, Plasma, Biological Fluids
Assay Type: Sandwich
Detection Range: 0.781--50ng/mL
Sensitivity: 0.469ng/mL. Human MIF (Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor) ELISA Kit or ELISA (enzyme-linked immunosorbant assays) Kits in general, are a valuable research tool for a myriad of applications in a range of scientific settings. Currently, three major types of ELISA formats are used by researchers: sandwich, competitive and indirect. Most commercially available ELISA Kits are sandwich or competitive. Commercially available ELISA Kits contain wells that have been pre-coated with the capture antibody. Please refer to the product manual for the ELISA format of your specific kit. The following patways have been known to be associated with this gene. Arthritis, Rheumatoid, Carcinoma, Disease Models, Animal, Heart Diseases, Inflammation, Kidney Diseases, Lung Diseases, Necrosis, Pneumonia, Sepsis are some of the diseases may be linked to Human MIF (Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor) ELISA Kit. Blood, Brain, Heart, Liver, Lung, Lymph, Muscle, Skin, Spleen, Vascular tissues are correlated with this protein. MIF also interacts with the following gene(s): CD74, COPS5, MMP9, NME1, TAT, UBC.