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GABA Assay Kit (Colorimetric), Novus Biologicals

Bio-Techne includes Novus Biologicals | Catalog # NBP3-24553

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Key Product Details

Sample Type & Volume Required Per Well

Plant tissue and animal tissue


0.06 umol/mL

Assay Range

0.06 - 10.0 umol/mL

Product Specifications

Kit Type

Assay Kit (Colorimetric)


Non-species specific


Detection instrument: Microplate reader (630 - 650 nm, optimum wavelength: 640 nm)
Assay time: 40 min


Intra-Assay Precision (Precision within an assay) %CV < 4

Inter-Assay Precision (Precision between assays) %CV < 6.8

Recovery for GABA Assay Kit (Colorimetric)


Average recovery rate: 96%

Scientific Data Images for GABA Assay Kit (Colorimetric)

GABA Assay Kit (Colorimetric)

GABA Assay Kit (Colorimetric) [NBP3-24553] -

GABA Assay Kit (Colorimetric) [NBP3-24553] - Standard Reference Curve
GABA Assay Kit (Colorimetric)

GABA Assay Kit (Colorimetric) [NBP3-24553] -

GABA Assay Kit (Colorimetric) [NBP3-24553] - Assay Example

Kit Contents for GABA Assay Kit (Colorimetric)

  • Microplate
  • Plate Sealer
  • Reagent 1: Extracting Solution
  • Reagent 2: Buffer Solution
  • Reagent 3: Chromogenic Agent A
  • Reagent 4: Chromogenic Agent B
  • Reagent 5: Supplementary Solution
  • Reagent 6: 10 umol/mL GABA Standard

Preparation and Storage


The product is shipped with polar packs. Upon receipt, store it immediately at the temperature recommended below.

Stability & Storage

Storage of components varies. See protocol for specific instructions.

Background: GABA

Without colchine pretreatment well stained cell bodies are visible in the cerebral cortex, cerebrallar cortex, superior colliculus and some brainstem raphe. With colchine pretreatment, additional cell body staining is present in the interpeduncular nucleus and the dorsal column nuclei.

Alternate Names

y-Aminobutyric acid

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Product Specific Notices for GABA Assay Kit (Colorimetric)

This product is for research use only and is not approved for use in humans or in clinical diagnosis. Kits are guaranteed for 6 months from date of receipt.