Calcitonin is a 32 amino acid polypeptide, produced by parafollicular cells of thyroid gland. It participates in calcium and phosphorus metabolism. Calcitonin is sensitive marker of medullary thyroid carcinoma. 

Name Calcitonin IRMA kit
Ref. B68737
Method IRMA
Type Coated tubes
Tests 96
Max. Activity (kBq) 720
Sensitivity 0.9 pg/mL
Incubation conditions 17-19 hrs/2-8°C
Calibrator range 0;8-700 pg/mL
Sample volume (μL) 200
Sample form serum; plasma
Analyte info                      
Instructions for Use         
Reagents supplied separately Calcitonin free serum, Ref. C71104