MDRC: Clinical Core: Chemistry Laboratory

Assay List

The Chemistry Laboratory of the Michigan Diabetes Research Center is offering the following assays at the indicated cost per sample. Prices apply to studies billed directly to a University of Michigan internal account. All others please contact the laboratory at (734)764-8044.

Assay Species Type Minimum Batch Size Price per Sample
ACTH Human Serum 50 $ 8.95 *
Adiponectin Human Serum, Plasma 40 $ 14.39 *
Cholesterol Human, Rodent, Rabbit Serum, Plasma n/a $ 3.58
Corticosterone Mouse, Rat Serum, Plasma 80 $ 12.69 *
Cortisol Human Serum 50 $ 7.40 *
C-Peptide Human Serum, Plasma (Heparin) 50 $ 7.29 *
C-Reactive Protein Human Serum, Plasma n/a $ 7.07
Creatinine Human, Rodent, Rabbit Serum, Plasma, Urine n/a $ 3.67
Cystatin C Human Serum, Plasma 150 $ 26.39 *
DHEA-SO4 Human Serum 50 $ 9.00 *
Free Fatty Acids Human, Mouse, Rat Serum, Plasma (EDTA) 100 $ 16.68 *
Fructosamine Human, Mouse, Rat Serum 100 $ 12.15 *
Ghrelin (total) Human, Mouse, Rat Serum, Plasma 40 $ 13.67 *
Glucagon Human, Mouse, Rat Serum, Plasma (+ stabilizer) 80 $ 8.99 *
Glucose Human, Rodent, Rabbit Serum, Plasma n/a $ 3.61
Growth Hormone Human Serum, Plasma (Heparin) 50 $ 8.89 *
HDL Cholesterol Human, Rodent, Rabbit Serum, Plasma n/a $ 8.46
Hemoglobin A1c Human Whole Blood n/a $ 11.60
Hemoglobin A1c Mouse Whole Blood 40 $ 16.79 *
Insulin Human Serum, Plasma 30 $ 6.75
Insulin Mouse, Rat Serum, Plasma 30 $ 6.75
LDL Cholesterol Human, Rodent, Rabbit Serum, Plasma n/a $ 11.64
Leptin Human Serum, Plasma 40 $ 11.84 *
Lipid Profile (includes Cholesterol, Triglycerides, HDL Cholesterol) Human, Rodent, Rabbit Serum, Plasma n/a $ 9.13
Micro albumin Human Urine 100 $ 10.33 *
Parathyroid Hormone Human Serum, Plasma (EDTA) 50 $ 9.73 *
Proinsulin Human Serum, Plasma 80 $ 9.93 *
TNF-alpha Human Serum, Plasma 50 $ 17.12 *
Total Protein Human Urine 100 $ 10.60 *
Triglycerides Human, Rodent, Rabbit Serum, Plasma n/a $ 3.61

* Pricing reflects a minimum batch size submission. Discounted rates are available for large bulk submissions. Contact the laboratory directly for details.

ELISA and Multiplex Pricing

The laboratory currently offers three ELISA’s (mouse leptin, mouse adiponectin, and mouse insulin) and a wide range of multiplex assays detailed in the brochure linked on our website. These assays are billed per panel which includes the cost of the kit plus a $200 labor charge. Each panel can analyze ~ 38 samples in duplicate. Contact the laboratory to get current kit pricing.

For more information about the assays, assay availability, and details of sample preparation, please contact the MDRC Chemistry Laboratory at (734) 764-8044.