Protein Carbonyl Assay, Catalog: MA-0150

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100 wells, Colorimetric, OD 375 nm

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Catalog MA-0150

Size 100 wells

Sample Type Cell Lysate, Tissue Extracts, Plasma, Serum, Urine, Other biological fluids

Method of Detection Colorimetric, OD 375 nm 

Assay Type Quantitative

Application A plate based colorimetric assay to measure protein carbonyls in a variety of samples with a sensitivity well below 1 nmole. 

Sensitivity <1 nmole

Storage Conditions 4°C

Shipping Temperature Gel Pack

Shelf Life One year from the date of delivery


Oxidative stress due to an imbalance between ROS production and antioxidant defense leads to cellular damage including the oxidation of amino acid side chains, resulting in protein carbonyls. Protein carbonylation disrupts the function and structure of proteins involved in various metabolic pathways. Protein carbonylation triggers immune responses, leading to chronic inflammation affecting things like insulin sensitivity and lipid metabolism. Elevated levels of protein carbonyls are associated with age-related diseases like neurodegenerative disorders, cardiovascular disease, and diabetes. AkrivisBio’s Protein Carbonyl Assay is a simple sensitive means of determining protein carbonyls in a variety of samples with a sensitivity well below 1 nmole.