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IVD Test Reagent/Kits, 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" , "Reagents, Immunoassay, Endocrine Hormone, Insulin-Like Growth Factor II"

UMDC code : 19906

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ACROBiosystems Inc

Company Type: Parent

ImmunoDiagnostics Inc

Company Type: Parent

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.

PerkinElmer Inc

Company Type: Parent

As a global technology leader, PerkinElmer is taking action to harness the power of insights and transform them into knowledge to deliver innovative, differentiated solutions for our customers. From critical therapeutic and disease research and prenatal screening, to environmental testing and industrial monitoring, we are actively engaged in improving health and advancing quality and longevity of life all around the world.

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