Human IL-19/Interleukin-19 ELISA Kit PicoKine™

Human IL-19 ELISA Kit PicoKine™ (96 Tests). Quantitate Human IL19 in cell culture supernatants, serum, plasma (heparin, EDTA) and urine. Sensitivity: 10pg/ml.

Product Info Summary

SKU: EK1638
Size: 96 wells/kit, with removable strips.
Reactive Species: Human
Application: ELISA
Sample Types: cell culture supernatants, serum, plasma (heparin, EDTA) and urine.

Product Name

Human IL-19/Interleukin-19 ELISA Kit PicoKine™

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SKU/Catalog Number

EK1638

Size

96 wells/kit, with removable strips.

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Description

Human IL-19 ELISA Kit PicoKine™ (96 Tests). Quantitate Human IL19 in cell culture supernatants, serum, plasma (heparin, EDTA) and urine. Sensitivity: 10pg/ml.

Storage & Handling

Store at 4°C for 6 months, at -20°C for 12 months. Avoid multiple freeze-thaw cycles (Shipped with wet ice.)

Cite This Product

Human IL-19/Interleukin-19 ELISA Kit PicoKine™ (Boster Biological Technology, Pleasanton CA, USA, Catalog # EK1638)

Clonality of Antibodies

See Datasheet for details

Immunogen

Expression system for standard: E.coli; Immunogen sequence: L25-A177

Sensitivity

<10 pg/ml

Assay Range

31.2 pg/ml - 2,000 pg/ml

Cross Reactivity

There is no detectable cross-reactivity with other relevant proteins.

Reactive Species

EK1638 is reactive to IL19 in Human samples

Validated Sample Types

cell culture supernatants, serum, plasma (heparin, EDTA) and urine.

Application Guarantee

EK1638 is guaranteed for ELISA in Human by Boster Guarantee

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Kit Components

Catalog Number Description Quantity
EK1638-CAP Anti-Human IL19 Pre-coated 96-well strip microplate 1
EK1638-ST Human IL19 Standard 2 vials, 10 ng/tube
EK1638-DA Human IL19 Biotinylated antibody (100x) 100ul
AR1103 Avidin-Biotin-Peroxidase Complex (100x) 100ul
AR1106-1 Sample Diluent 30ml
AR1106-2 Antibody Diluent 12ml
AR1106-3 Avidin-Biotin-Peroxidase Diluent 12ml
AR1104 Color Developing Reagent (TMB) 10ml
AR1105 Stop Solution 10ml
AR1106-5 Wash Buffer (25x) 20ml
PLA-SEA Adhesive plate sealers 4

*The kit components are not available for individual purchase.

Materials Required But Not Included In Kit

  • Microplate Reader capable of reading absorbance at 450nm.
  • Automated plate washer (optional).
  • Pipettes and pipette tips capable of precisely dispensing 0.5 µl through 1 ml volumes of aqueous solutions.
  • Multichannel pipettes are recommended for large amount of samples.
  • Deionized or distilled water.
  • 500ml graduated cylinders.
  • Test tubes for dilution.

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Validation Standard Curve O.D. At 450nm

Concentration (pg/ml)031.262.512525050010002000
O.D.0.1580.2100.2340.3110.5040.8571.4832.011

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Recommended Sample Dilution Ratios

According to our internal validation assays using this ELISA kit, to detect IL-19, Dilution ratio of 1:1, concentration in serum is target in serum is below detection limit..

Intra Assay Consistency & Inter Assay Consistency

We measured random samples of Human IL-19/Interleukin-19 ELISA Kit PicoKine™ within the same batch/lot to ensure the consistency of the kits' performances. ELISA intra assay consistency is measured using wells from the same plate/assay kit. ELISA inter assay consistency is measured using wells from different plates from the same batch production/lot.

Intra-Assay PrecisionInter-Assay Precision
Sample123123
n161616242424
Mean (pg/ml)57290101855290920
Standard deviation2.521.1761.083.3522.0466.24
CV (%)4.4%7.3%6%6.1%7.6%7.2%

Reproducibility

We ensure reproducibility by testing three samples with differing concentrations of IL-19 in ELISA kits from four different production batches/lots.

LotsLot 1 (pg/ml)Lot 2 (pg/ml)Lot 3 (pg/ml)Lot 4 (pg/ml)Mean (pg/ml)Standard DeviationCV (%)
Sample 157585155552.684.8%
Sample 22903092932952967.292.4%
Sample 3101810688971026100263.666.3%
*number of samples for each test n=16.

Gene/Protein Information For IL19 (Source: Uniprot.Org, NCBI)

Uniprot ID

Q9UHD0

Gene ID

29949

Gene Name

IL19

Full Name

Interleukin-19

Weight

20.452kDa

Superfamily

IL-10 family

Alternative Names

IL-10C; IL19; IL-19; interleukin 19; MDA1; melanoma differentiation associated protein-like protein; NG.1Melanoma differentiation-associated protein-like protein; ZMDA1interleukin-19 IL19 IL-10C, MDA1, NG.1, ZMDA1 interleukin 19 interleukin-19|melanoma differentiation associated protein-like protein

*if product is indicated to react with multiple species, protein info is based on the gene entry specified above in "species".

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9 Customer Q&As for Human IL-19/Interleukin-19 ELISA Kit PicoKine™

Question

Q: is it okay to use citrate plasma as samples in Human IL-19 Picokine® ELISA Kit (Catalog # EK1638)?

Verified Customer

Verified customer

Asked: 2020-09-13

Answer

A: Chelating agents such as EDTA, Heparin and Citrate can irreversibly bind metal ions from the functional domain of IL-19 causing degradation of its protein structure. IL-19 may be denatured as a result and may compromise the assay's measurements. The chilating sites could also be too close to the epitopes needed for detection and block the antigen antibody reaction. We have tested the IL-19 ELISA, treating samples with various anticoagulants and decided that heparin or EDTA can be used for treatment of blood/plasma samples. Do not use other anticoagulents when collecting samples.

Boster Scientific Support

Answered: 2020-09-13

Question

Q: how to proceed with the analysis of ELISA data? I have obtained IL-19 level in serum.

Verified Customer

Verified customer

Asked: 2020-01-21

Answer

A: we recommend you this article on ELISA data analysis. bosterbio.com/ELISA-data-analysis-instructions. we also provide a convenient online tool that you can use to analyze ELISA data. bosterbio.com/biology-research-tools/ELISA-data-analysis-online

Boster Scientific Support

Answered: 2020-01-21

Question

Q: What is the optimal O.D. value for IL-19 ELISA kit? I performed your IL-19 ELISA on serum samples. For my positive control, I received an O.D. value of 0.826, while my negative control received a value of 0.136. I obtained both of these controls from the ELISA kit, where your kit's typical data shows O.D. values much higher than my positive control and your background is lower. My samples O.D. values are around 0.225 and the highest is only 0.357. can I consider these samples contain IL-19 even though the O.D. values are not very high?

B. Banerjee

Verified customer

Asked: 2019-12-18

Answer

A: The absolute O.D. values may change according to incubation time. The more you incubate the higher the O.D. values are going to be. a point of focus should be is whether your sample O.D. values are statistically significantly higher than your blank values. in the above example, you could extend your development time in the substrate incubation step to obtain higher O.D. values, as long as your negative controls' O.D. values are not increasing faster in relation to your positive controls. normally, a sample with O.D. value 2 standard deviations higher than your negative controls can be considered positive. We calculate the sensitivity of this ELISA kit by changeing cutoff O.D. value, calculated as the average of 20 negative controls plus 2 standard deviations of the 20 negative controls, into a concentration. in other words, when we claim this IL-19 ELISA kit to have sensitivity of 10pg/ml, that means the minimum amount of IL-19 that can be declared/interpreted as positive by the above standard is 10pg/ml.

Boster Scientific Support

Answered: 2019-12-18

Question

The EK1638 user manual says the absorbance is read only at 450nm. Since other ELISA kits suggested to eliminate background signal by subtracting OD from 620nm. Is it necessary to read at 620nm for reference wavelength? Would their be a difference for skipping this step?

Verified customer

Asked: 2019-03-26

Answer

For Human IL-19 ELISA Kit PicoKine™ (EK1638), You can read the plate at 620nm for reference wavelength. It does not matter if you do not do it. Please follow the Date Analysis instructions on the manual. “Average the duplicate readings for each standard, sample, and control. Subtract the average zero standard O.D. reading.” (the relative O.D.450) = (the O.D.450 of each well) – (the O.D.450 of Zero well).

Boster Scientific Support

Answered: 2019-03-27

Question

Q: Are Boster Bio recombinant proteins and antibodies sterile?

Verified Customer

Verified customer

Asked: 2019-03-19

Answer

A: although the vials are bottled using aseptic techniques, heat-treated vials, and sterile stock solutions, they are not considered or guaranteed to be sterile. If sterile material is required for an experiment, the material can be filtered through a 0.2 micron filter designed for use with biological fluids.

Boster Scientific Support

Answered: 2019-03-19

Question

Q: how many samples can be assayed in a Picokine® ELISA Kit?

Verified Customer

Verified customer

Asked: 2019-02-07

Answer

A: The Picokine® ELISA Kits will generally run a 7-point standard curve, non-specific binding wells, and 39 samples in duplicate. this may vary slightly by kit so please refer to each datasheet for details.

Boster Scientific Support

Answered: 2019-02-07

Question

Q: is there any online tool I can use to streamline the data analysis for my ELISA results?

Verified Customer

Verified customer

Asked: 2017-09-07

Answer

A: We have a web based ELISA curve fitting (4pl) and data analysis tool. Please give it a try: bosterbio.com/biology-research-tools/ELISA-data-analysis-online. You can also consult our article on ELISA data analysis: bosterbio.com/ELISA-data-analysis-instructions

Boster Scientific Support

Answered: 2017-09-07

Question

Q: what is the protocol regarding preparation of cell lysates prepared for use in Picokine® ELISA kits?

M. Roberts

Verified customer

Asked: 2017-06-15

Answer

A: in those Picokine® ELISAs where cell or tissue lysate is a validated sample type, sample preparation instructions for lysate can be found in the product insert. Components in lysate and lysis buffer can have an affect on immunoreactivity, so if lysate is not a validated sample type, care must be taken in sample preparation and validation.

Boster Scientific Support

Answered: 2017-06-15

Question

Q: Can IL-19 ELISA Kits be used with tissue homogenates (or other non-validated sample types)?

Verified Customer

Verified customer

Asked: 2016-12-01

Answer

A: Unfortunately, Boster Bio has not routinely validated tissue homogenates as a sample type for ELISA kits. This does not mean that ELISA kits are not suitable for other sample types than we have tested: it means further investigation is a must. One will need to perform a spike and recovery study to determine if an unvalidated sample type will work with a particular kit. To perform a spike and recovery experiment, one should divide a sample into two aliquots. In one of the aliquots, the user should spike in a known amount of the kit standard. a dilution series is performed comparing the spiked versus the unspiked sample. Generally, samples with expected recovery and linearity between 80-120% are considered acceptable. This method can be used to validate any sample type that has not been evaluated by Boster Bio. for a more detailed spike and recovery protocol, please contact technical support.
Note: acceptable ranges should be determined individually by each laboratory. Additionally, technical support can help determine if a buffer component is not compatible with a given ELISA kit. please see the Citations tab on the product webpage for peer-reviewed papers utilizing a wide range of sample types. We also have an innovator's reward program where if the user validates our ELISA kits in applications or samples previously not validated by Boster Bio or other users, and share such information with us by submit a review, we will reward the user's efforts with a free antibody or ELISA kit from our catalog. Biocompare.com will also give $20 Amazon giftcard as an additional reward, if the review is submitted there as well.

Boster Scientific Support

Answered: 2016-12-01

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