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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 (EL001) and High Molecular Weight (EL017)
AER (Aldo Excretion Rate) by ELISA (EL024)
Aldosterone (EL021)
AMH (EL030)
Cortisol in Saliva (EL025)
Cortisol in Serum/Plasma (BC001)
CTX (EL008)
CRP - High Sensitive 
DBP (Vitamin D Binding Protein)(EL015)
DHEA Sulfate (BC002)
Estradiol by Chemiluminescence (BC003)
E-Selectin (EL009)
Free Cortisol in Urine (RA007)
Free T3 (BC018)
Free T4 (BC019)
FSH (BC004)
ICAM (EL010)
IL-6 (BC006)
Insulin (BC007)
Leptin (RA010)
LH (Luteinizing hormone) (BC008)
LL-37 (EL014)
NTX in Serum (EL019)
Osteocalcin (EL012)
Oxytocin (EL020)
P1NP (EL027)
PAI-1 (EL003)
PRA (Plasma Renin Activity) (EL028)
PTH (BC011)
PYY (EL006)
SHBG (BC012)
TNF-alpha (EL005)
TPO Antibody (BC016)
Thyroglobulin Antibody (BC017)
Total T3 (BC020)
Total T4 (BC021)

BRAC LC-MS Descriptions

25-OH Vitamin D2/D3 (MS011)
Allopregnanolone
Angiotensin and Bradykinin Metabolites (MS028)
Angiotensin 1-7 (MS025)
Angiotensin II (MS021)
Angiotensin III (MS022)
AVP (arginine vasopressin)
Catecholamine Panel, Plasma (Epinephrine & Norepinephrine) (MS015)
Catecholamine Panel, Urine (Epinephrine & Norepinephrine) (MS014)
Cortisol in Serum/Plasma (MS002)
Cortisol, Urine (MS003)
des-Arginine Kallidin (DAKD) (MS027)
des-Arginine Bradykinin (DABk) (MS026)
DHT (MS004)
Estradiol/Estrone (E1/E2) Panel (MS005)
Estradiol (MS006)
GDF-8 (MS019)
GDF-11 (MS020)
Melatonin in Plasma (MS007)
Oxytocin (MS023)
PAH (MS018)
Progesterone (MS009)
Testosterone, Total (MS010)

 

Special Requests

The following tests are also available upon request. 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 BRAC@partners.org, or call 617-525-9246 with any questions.