Release

Nanopia® e TDM Methotrexate For Immediate Release

Sekisui Medical Co., Ltd.

"Nanopia® e TDM Methotrexate", a Therapeutic drug monitoring (TDM) reagent, is now available from Sekisui Medical (President: Hideo Tagashira; Head Office: Tokyo, Chuo Ward).

Nanopia® e TDM Methotrexate is a homogeneous enzyme immunoassay. This reagent is suitable for use on various types of automated clinical analyzers. The short assay time and ready-to-use liquid state allows the urgent testing in each laboratory.

Sekisui Medical also provides TDM reagents for anti-epileptic drugs (Nanopia® TDM Topiramate launched in February, 2014), anti-MRSA drugs, immunosuppressive drug, and antiarrhythmic drug. Sekisui hopes to contribute to new level of convenience by adding Nanopia® e TDM Methotrexate to our TDM reagent product line.


Reference Information

1.Clinical Significance
Methotrexate is used in the treatment of certain neoplastic disease, rheumatoid arthritis, and leukemia. Methotrexate has the potential for serious toxicity therefore patients under methotrexate treatment need to be carefully monitored to prevent the serious side effect.
2. Product Overview
Name:
Nanopia® e TDM Methotrexate
Intended use:
quantitative determination of methotrexate in human serum or plasma
Assay Principle:
homogeneous enzyme immunoassay
Measurement Range:
0.04-1.20 μmol/L
Sample Types:
Serum, Plasma (containing Heparin or EDTA)

Package Contents - Pricing

Product Name Package Contents Recommended Retail Price
Nanopia® e TDM Methotrexate MTX antibody reagent 1 16mL x 1 ¥120,000
MTX enzyme reagent 2 8mL x 1
Sold Separately*
Product Name - Package Contents - Pricing
Product Name Package Contents Recommended Retail Price
Methotrexate Calibrator 2mL x 6 conc. x 1 ¥20,000
Methotrexate Dilution Buffer 25mL x 1 ¥18,000
  • *These products are not intended for in-vitro diagnostic use
3.Features
  1. (1)Ready-to-use liquid reagent
  2. (2)Suitable for use on various types of automated clinical analyzers
  3. (3)Excellent calibration stability
4.Product Pictures

For further information:

Sekisui Medical General Affairs FAX +81-3-3278-8774
Diagnostics Division, Marketing Dept. FAX +81-3-3281-0510