VMA, HVA and 5-HIAA in urine.
Today, LC-EC has been established as a fast and reliable method for the determination of catecholamines and metabolites in plasma and urine. A clinical kit contains all the necessary chemicals and materials for sample preparation and analysis.
Urine samples are processed in a number of steps:
The ALEXYS Clinical Analyzer together with a commercially available sample prep kit is a dedicated system solution for routine analysis of urinary VMA, HVA and 5-HIAA.
For the analysis of catecholamines we selected the VT03 electrochemical cell. This cell has an excellent reproducibility and the best possible detection sensitivity. The system has been optimized and tested with the ClinRep kit from RECIPE. Several of our customers have proven that the system is compatible with kits from other suppliers as well (i.e. Chromsystems).
The ALEXYS system comprises the following parts:
For more details see our product catalogue.
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