Assay Information

BRAC Assays

Our pricing can be found on our Partners Research Core page

Minimum Sample Requirements and Processing Instructions

  • BRAC Processing for Specimens: Blood
  • BRAC Processing for Specimens: Saliva
  • BRAC Processing for Specimens: Urine

BRAC Services

BRAC Immuno-assay Descriptions

ACTH (RA002)

Active Ghrelin by ELISA (EL016)

Adiponectin Total and High Molecular Weight (EL017)

AER (Aldo Excretion Rate) (ELISA)

Aldosterone (EL021)

AMH (CL001)

Cortisol in Saliva (EL025)

Cortisol in Serum/Plasma (BC001)

CTX (EL008)

DBP (Vitamin D Binding Protein)(EL015)

DHEA Sulfate (BC002)

Estradiol by Chemiluminescence (BC003)

E-Selectin (EL009)

Free Cortisol in Urine (RA007)

FSH (BC004)

IL-6 (BC006)

Insulin (BC007)

Leptin (RA010)

LH (Luteinizing hormone) (BC008)

LL-37 (EL014)

NTX in Serum (EL019)

Osteocalcin (EL012)

Oxytocin (EL020)


PAI-1 (EL003)

PRA (Plasma Renin Activity) (EL028)

PTH (BC011)

PYY (EL006)

SHBG (BC012)

TNF-alpha (EL005)


BRAC LC-MS Descriptions

25-OH Vitamin D2/D3 (MS011)

Angiotensin II (MS021)

Angiotensin III (MS022)

Catecholamine Panel, Plasma (Epinephrine & Norepinephrine) (MS015)

Catecholamine Panel, Urine (Epinephrine & Norepinephrine) (MS014)

Cortisol in Serum/Plasma (MS002)

Cortisol, Urine (MS003)

DHT (MS004)

Estradiol/Estrone (E1/E2) Panel (MS005)

Estradiol (MS006)

GDF-8 (MS019)

GDF-11 (MS020)

ICAM (EL010)

Melatonin in Plasma (MS007)

Oxytocin (MS023)

PAH (MS018)

Progesterone (MS009)

Testosterone, Total (MS010)


Special Requests

The following tests are also available upon request, but are not part of the standard test menu. Since they are not routinely ordered, there may be additional supplies required to use the assay.  There may also be additional charges if the kits are not fully used.

17-Hydroxyprogesterone (MS008)

aMT6, Urine (MS001)

BSAP (BC015)

C-peptide (RA008)

GLP-1 (EL029)

Ghrelin (Active) by RIA (RA009)

Growth Hormone (BC005)

Inhibin B (EL023)

N-Telopeptides in Urine (EL011)

Progesterone by Chemiluminescence (BC009)

Prolactin (BC010)

Total Testosterone by Chemiluminescence (BC013)

TSH (BC014)

RBP-4 (EL013)

Resistin (EL004)

VCAM (EL007)

To request a new test be added to the test menu, please fill out New Assay Request Form.

Please contact the lab at, or call 617-525-9246 with any questions.