Albumin kit

NORUDIA U-ALB

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Features

  • No prozone effect with the use of the latex immunoturbidimetric method
  • Designed for the sensitive measurement of trace urinary albumin
  • *This package insert follows the Pharmaceuticals, Medical devices and Other Therapeutic Products Act of Japan.

Assay Principle

Latex Immunoturbidimetric Assay (Competitive Method)

Latex Immunoturbidimetric Assay (Competitive Method)

Procedure

Procedure

Example of a Calibration Curve

Example of a Calibration Curve

Traceability

Traceability

Diabetic Neuropathy: Classification and Treatment*1

Stage Urinary Protein
(Albumin)
GFR
(Kidney Function)
Treatment
Stage 1
(Pre-nephropathy)
Normal Normal
Occasionally high
Glycemic control
Stage 2
(Early stage nephropathy)
Trace albumin Normal
Occasionally high
Strict glycemic control
Antihypertensive therapy
Stage 3 A
(Early stage chronic nephropathy)
Persistent proteinuria Mostly normal Strict glycemic control
Antihypertensive therapy, Protein restriction
Stage 3 B
(Late stage chronic nephropathy)
Persistent proteinuria Low Strict antihypertensive therapy
Protein restriction
Stage 4
(Renal failure)
Persistent proteinuria Significantly low Strict antihypertensive therapy
Low protein diet, dialysis
Stage 5
(Dialysis)
Receiving dialysis treatment Organ transplant

Reference:

  1. *1Joint Committee on Diabetic Nephropathy: The Japanese Journal of Nephrology 2002; 44 (1)

Reference Range *2

  24 hr Urine Test
(mg/24 hr)
Random Urine Collection
(mg/gCr)
Normal <30 <30
Trace Urinary Albumin 30-299 30-299
Clinical Proteinuria ≧300 ≧300

Reference:

  1. *2The Japan Diabetes Society Guideline on Diabetes Treatment Based on Scientific Evidence [2nd Edition Revised (2007)] p77-92
Name Package Storage
NORUDIA U-ALB U-ALB Antibody Solution 1 1×10mL 2-10℃
U-ALB Latex Reagent 2 1×10mL 2-10℃
U-ALB Calibrator A for NORUDIA U-ALB* 1 × 5conc. × 2mL 2-10℃
U-ALB Calibrator B for NORUDIA U-ALB* 1 × 6conc. × 2mL 2-10℃
U-ALB Control for NORUDIA U-ALB* 3 × 2conc. × 2mL 2-10℃
  • *Not in vitro diagnostic products in Japan.

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