5-Hydroxyindoleacetic acid (5-HIAA) ELISA kit
Urine samples

Ref: BA-E-1900
NeuromediatorsDiagnostic ELISA kits (IVD)ELISA

This 5-hydroxyindoleacetic acid (5-HIAA) ELISA kit is tailored for the rapid measurement of 5-HIAA in urine samples (specific protocols for CSF and plasma are available). Intended for in vitro diagnostics, this fast-track quantitative immunoassay can be performed within 3 hours.

Sample type 50µl urine
Samples/kit 40 samples in duplicate
Sensitivity 0.17mg/l
Range 0 / 0.5 – 50mg/l
Assay time 3h
Reactivity Reacts with all species
Citations 2

1 x 96 wells


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Product overview

Product name 5-HIAA ELISA kit – Urine – Fast-Track
Description In vitro diagnostics enzyme immunoassay (ELISA) for the fast determination of 5-HIAA in urine samples
Labels IVD, CE
Format 96-well plate
Samples 50µl urine
Reactivity Reacts with all species
Standard range 0 / 0.5 – 50mg/l


Specificity No significant cross-reactivity was observed with 5-HIAA analogs such as Serotonin, 5-Hydroxy-DL-Tryptophan, Tryptamine, Melatonin, 5-Hydroxytryptamin, Vanillic mandelic acid and Homovanillic Acid
Assay time 3 hours
Storage Store at 2-8°C for up to 6 months
Datasheets Instructions for useMaterial safety datasheet


Kits intended for in-vitro diagnostic (IVD) are not available for the US-market.

In contrast to kits for in-vitro-diagnostic (IVD), kits meant for research use only (RUO) do have a R in the last position of the catalogue number.
The research kit can be ordered with the catalogue no. BA E-1900R.

Sample collection & storage Spontaneous or 24-hour urine, collected in a bottle containing 10-15mL of 6 M HCl. Storage: for longer periods (up to 6 months) at -20°C
Sample preparation Sample predilution and methylation (30 min)
ELISA 5-HIAA antiserum incubation (1 hour), revelation and read steps (90 min)
Detailed protocol Download instructions for use

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