Indications for use of anti-GM1 Antibodies ELISA
Anti-GM1 Antibodies ELISA is a valuable tool for detecting and quantifying anti-GM1 antibodies, offering advantages such as sensitivity, specificity, and objectivity. It is indicated in various clinical and research contexts, primarily for diagnosing neuropathic conditions like Guillain-Barré Syndrome (GBS; predominately IgG mediated) and Multifocal Motor Neuropathies (MMN; predominately IgM mediated).
Measuring anti-GM1 antibodies using Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) offers several advantages and indications:
- High Sensitivity: ELISA is a highly sensitive method, capable of detecting even low levels of anti-GM1 antibodies in patient samples.
- Quantitative Results: ELISA provides quantitative results, allowing for precise measurement of antibody levels, which can be valuable for disease monitoring and research.
- Specificity: ELISA can be designed to specifically detect anti-GM1 antibodies, reducing the likelihood of false-positive results due to cross-reactivity with other antibodies.
- Objective Results: ELISA results are objective and reproducible, minimizing the potential for human error in interpretation.
anti-GM1 Antibodies ELISA Product Information
|Time to Result
||4.5 h (approx.)
||20 µl serum (1:50)
||IgG and IgM