A competitive enzyme immunoassay for screening and quantitative analysis of diethylstilbestrol (DES) in various matrices.
Diethylstilbestrol (DES) is banned in the European Union for use as growth promoter in livestock. Recommended concentration for screening tests have been set: 2 ppb for liver and 1 ppb for urine and tissue.
|Test format||Microtiter plate, 96 wells.|
|Sample preparation||For tissue, urine and milk fast and efficient methods are included in the kit manual.|
|Incubation time||90 minutes|
|LOD (Detection limit)||Tissue 0.2 ppb|
Urine 0.16 ppb
Milk 0.5 ppb
Diethylstilbestrol 100%, Diethylstilbestrol-glucuronide 68%,Hexestrol 22%, Dienestrol <1%, 17β-Estradiol < 0,01%