Metanephrine-Normetanephrine ELISA kit – Research
Urine samples

Ref: BA-E-8600R
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This Metanephrines ELISA kit enables to quantify metanephrine and normetanephrine in urine samples within 2 hours. Intended for research use only, this quantitative immunoassay demonstrated good correlation with HPLC.

Sample type 25µl urine
Samples/kit 40 samples in duplicate
Sensitivity Metanephrine: 13 ng/ml
Normetanephrine: 23 ng/ml
Range Metanephrine: 20 – 2 000ng/ml
Normetanephrine: 30 – 3 000ng/ml
Assay time Sample hydrolysis and acetylation (45 min), ELISA (1h)
Reactivity Reacts with all species
Citations 2

2 x 96 wells


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Product overview

Product name Metanephrine-Normetanephrine ELISA kit – Urine- Fast-Track
Description Competitive ELISA kit for the quantitative measurement of Metanephrines (metadrenaline and normetadrenaline) levels in urine samples. For research use only
Labels RUO
Format 96-well plate
Samples Urine
Sample volume 25µL
Reactivity Reacts with all species
Standard range 0 / 20 – 2 000ng/ml – Metanephrine
0 / 30 – 3 000ng/ml – Normetanephrine

13ng/ml – Metanephrine
23ng/ml – Normetanephrine

Specificity No significant cross-reactivity was observed with Metanephrines analogs such as 3-methoxytyramine, Adrenaline, Noradrenaline, Dopamine, Vanillic mandelic acid, L-Dopa, Homovanillic acid, L-Tyrosine and Tyramine
Assay time Sample hydrolysis and acetylation 45 min and ELISA
Storage Store at 2-8°C for to 6 months
Datasheets Instructions for use, Material 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 catalog number.
The research kit can be ordered with the catalog no. BA E-8600R.

Sample collection & storage Spontaneous or 24-hours urine, collected in a bottle containing 10-15 mL of 6 M HCl. Storage at -20°C. for long periods (up to 6 months)
Sample preparation Sample hydrolysis (30 min) and acetylation (15min)
ELISA Metanephrine antiserum incubation (30 min), revelation and read steps (30h)
Detailed protocol Download instructions for use

Product citation

  • Quantification of normetanephrine in canine urine using ELISA: evaluation of factors affecting results
    Check the article
    Authors : Hoglund et al., Journal of veterinary diagnosic investigation
  • Plasma and urinary metanephrines determined by an enzyme immunoassay, but not serum chromogranin A for the diagnosis of pheochromocytoma in patients with adrenal mass
    Check the article
    Authors : Unger et al., Experimental & clinical endocrinology & diabetes
  • Blood pressure changes after automatic and fixed CPAP in obstructive sleep apnea: relationship with nocturnal sympathetic activity
    Check the article
    Authors : Marrone et al., Clinical & experimental hypertension

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