CircuLex Human Progranulin ELISA Kit

This Kit is used for the quantitative measurement of human progranulin.



This Kit is used for the quantitative measurement of human progranulin in serum, plasma, cell culture supernatant and other biological media.serum, plasma, cell culture supernatant and other biological media.

Target: Progranulin
Product Type: ELISA Kit
Size: 96 Assays
Application: ELISA
Research Area / Disease: Cancer
Species Reactivity: Human
Gene ID Human:


Sensitivity: better than 20.4 pg/mL of sample.
Measurement Range: 62.5 pg/mL to 4,000 pg/mL
Storage Temperature: 4°C
Regulatory Statement: For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.


  • Microplate
  • 10X Wash Buffer
  • Dilution Buffer
  • Human Progranulin Standard
  • HRP conjugated Detection Antibody
  • Substrate Reagent
  • Stop Solution


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Code CY-8101
Product Type ELISA Kit
Size 96 Assays
Application ELISA