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MMP-7 (human) AlphaLISA Detection Kit, 5,000 Assay Points

The AlphaLISA® immunoassay kit for human MMP7 enables the detection and quantitation of human pro- and active MMP-7 (hMMP-7) in serum, buffered solution and cell culture supernatants using a homogeneous AlphaLISA assay (no wash steps).

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Part Number Unit Size List Price Your Price Quantity
AL378HV 100 assay points 433.00 USD
AL378C 500 assay points 1433.00 USD
AL378F 5,000 assay points 9500.00 USD
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Overview

Formats:

  • Our 100 assay point kit allows you to run 100 wells in 96-well format, using a 100 µL reaction volume (10 µL of sample).
  • Our 500 assay point kit allows you to run 500 wells in 96-well or 384-well format, using a 50 µL reaction volume (5 µL of sample).
  • Our 5,000 assay point kit allows you to run 5,000 wells in 96-well or 384-well format, using a 50 µL reaction volume (5 µL of sample).

Features:

  • No-wash steps, no separation steps
  • ELISA alternative technology
  • Sensitive detection
  • Broad sample compatibility
  • Small sample volume
  • Results in less than 3 hours
  • Half the time of an ELISA assay

MMP-7 (Matrylisin) is a proteolytic enzyme belonging to Matrix Metalloproteinase (MMPs) family which consists of 24 known human zinc and calcium proteases with essential roles in breaking down components of the extracellular matrix (ECM). MMPs share common structural motifs including a pro-peptide domain, a catalytic domain, a hinge region, and a hemopexin-like domain. Synthesized as pro-enzymes, most MMPs are secreted before conversion to their active form. Structurally, MMP-7 is the smallest of the MMPs and consists of two domains: a pro-domain that is cleaved upon activation and a catalytic domain containing the zinc-binding site which can degrade a wide range of extracellular matrix including collagen IV and X, gelatin, casein, laminin, aggrecan, entactin and elastin and also activate several other MMPs. MMP-7 is expressed in epithelial cells of normal and diseased tissues and plays key roles in connective tissue remodeling and cancer metastasis.

AlphaLISA technology allows the detection of molecules of interest in a no-wash, highly sensitive, quantitative assay. In an AlphaLISA assay, a biotinylated anti-analyte antibody binds to the Streptavidin-coated Donor beads while another anti-analyte antibody is conjugated to AlphaLISA Acceptor beads. In the presence of the analyte, the beads come into close proximity. The excitation of the Donor beads causes the release of singlet oxygen molecules that triggers a cascade of energy transfer in the Acceptor beads, resulting in a sharp peak of light emission at 615 nm.

Disclaimer:  For research use only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.

Specifications

Assay Target MMP-7
Assay Target Class Protein
Automation Compatible Yes
Detection Method Alpha
Experimental Type In vitro
Shipping Condition Blue Ice
Target Species Human
Therapeutic Area Cancer
Unit Size 5,000 assay points

Resources, Events & More

Resource Type File Name File Format
Brochure Alpha product listing PDF  124 KB
Data Sheet AlphLISA human MMP-7 Detection Kit AL378 PDF  399 KB