Cytokine assays: a guide to success with HTRF

Cytokine assays: a guide to success with HTRF

The definitive guide to setting up a successful cytokine assay

Many therapeutic areas require an understanding of cytokine release. When preparing for a cytokine assay, many underappreciated parameters (e.g. sample handling, cell culture format, sample dilutions) can in fact greatly impact the performance of the cytokine detection. This guide reviews the latest knowledge surrounding the proper use of HTRF cytokine assays.

  • A review of the key terms and definitions in cytokine detection
  • A list of optimization steps
  • Recommendations for data analysis