- Other Names
- Fibroblast Growth Factor basic, FGF-2 (FGF2), bFGF, Heparin-binding growth factor 2 (HBGF-2, HBGF2), FGF b, FGFb, FGFbasic, FGF basic ELISA Kit
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The 10- and 20-plate sizes of this assay have been discontinued. The assay will remain available for purchase under the 5-plate catalog number, but will no longer include ELISA microwell plates. Recommended microwell plates can be purchased separately under Cat. No. 423501. Please contact your BioLegend sales representative for bulk pricing quotations.
Fibroblast growth factor-basic (FGF-basic) is a heparin-binding growth factor which belongs to a family of Fibroblast Growth Factors (FGFs). FGFs are involved in many physiological and pathological processes including embryonic development, neuronal outgrowth, angiogenesis, and malignant transformation. FGF-basic is essential for the development and maintenance of vascular integrity during embryogenesis.
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- Kit Contents
- Human FGF-basic ELISA MAX™ Capture Antibody (200X)
- Human FGF-basic ELISA MAX™ Detection Antibody (200X)
- Human FGF-basic Standard
- Avidin-HRP (1000X)
- Substrate Solution F
- Coating Buffer B (5X)
- Assay Diluent A (5X)
- Matrix Diluent A (for serum and plasma samples)
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- 7.8 pg/mL
- Standard Range
- 7.8-500 pg/mL
- Materials Not Included
- Microwell plates: 96-well Nunc MaxiSorp™ is recommended.
- A microplate reader capable of measuring absorbance at 450 nm
- Adjustable pipettes to measure volumes ranging from 2 µL to 1 mL
- Deionized water
- Phosphate-Buffered Saline: 8.0 g NaCl, 1.16 g Na2HPO4, 0.2 g KH2PO4, 0.2 g KCl, add deionized water to 1L; pH to 7.4, 0.2 µm filtered.
- Wash Buffer (Phosphate-Buffered Saline + 0.05% Tween-20, pH=7.4). BioLegend Cat. No. 421601 is recommended.
- Wash bottle or automated microplate washer
- Stop Solution (e.g. 2N H2SO4) BioLegend Cat. No. 423001 is recommended.
- Log-Log graph paper or software for data analysis
- Tubes to prepare standard dilutions
- Plate Sealers: BioLegend Cat. No. 423601 is recommended.
- Absorbent paper
- Do the ELISA MAX™ Deluxe Sets come with plates?
No, ELISA MAX™ Deluxe sets no longer come with plates, but Coating Buffer and Assay Diluent (for blocking and dilutions) are included in the ELISA MAX™ Deluxe Sets. Plates can be ordered separately (Cat. No. 423501), and instructions on coating the plates are in the sets’ product manuals.