The level of non-esterified fatty acids (NEFA) and glycerol in serum or plasma is indicative of endogenous or induced adipocyte lipolysis. Fatty acids and glycerol are released by adipocytes in response to lipolytic hormones and enter the bloodstream for utilization by other tissues. However, an excess of circulating fatty acid over energy needs may contribute to hyperlipidemia, which is a risk factor for cardiovascular disease.
ZenBio offers kits to analyze the levels of NEFA, glycerol, or both in human and animal serum or plasma. The kits are designed for use in a 96-well format. Through a two-step addition process, the level of NEFA can be quantified relative to a standard curve. Glycerol detection is monitored through a one-step addition and colorimetric assessment.
|SFA-1||Serum/Plasma Fatty Acid Detection Kit - 1 plate||KIT||$367.00|
|SFA-5||Serum/ Plasma Fatty Acid Detection Kit - 5 plate||KIT||$861.00|
|SFA-10||Serum/ Plasma Fatty Acid Detection Kit - 10 plate||KIT||$1,624.00|
|GFA-1||Serum/ Plasma Glycerol and Fatty Acid Detection Kit||KIT||$668.00|
|SGA-1||Serum/ Plasma Glycerol Detection Kit||KIT||$367.00|
|FFA-STAN||Free Fatty Acid Standard,100ul||EA||$37.00|
To see kit manuals
Zen Kits – references
Serum Fatty Acid Plasma Detection Kits
- Free fatty acid kit used to measure levels of non-esterified free fatty acids in fasting mouse serum (Westcott, et al., 2009).
- Non-esterified fatty acids kit used to measure NEFA released into media of mature adipocytes after methionine restriction (Perrone, et al., 2008).
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