University of Maryland
Cytokine Core Lab
655 West Baltimore Street
Bressler Research Bldg
7th Floor, Room 07-010, Bay F
Baltimore, MD 21201

All sample drop offs and shipments must now be prescheduled. Please
contact us before dropping off or shipping samples in order to arrange a
time and day.

The University of Maryland, Cytokine Core Laboratory offers a large selection of cytokine and growth factor assays, for both ELISA and Multiplex systems. Our goal is to serve our clients with high quality data at a low cost. We have the ability to work with Investigators from not only on campus sites, but from around the world. Please feel free to contact us with questions and requests if you do not see an assay you are interested in.

Quality Data. Low Cost

ELISA Services

The cost of most of our ELISA assays is greatly reduced by using in-house assay protocols with validated commercial reagents for a wide range of cytokines. If requested, we can also utilize commercial kits for cytokines not included in our standard assay list. Turnaround time is 10 working days or less and results are emailed to the investigator in a user-friendly excel format. Test accuracy is maximized by triplicate testing of each sample and inclusion of an appropriate control in each assay.

Most assays will require 150ul of sample volume for each marker. Please contact us to determine the volume needed for your needs.

We are adding new assays all of the time please contact us if you are interested in a marker that is not shown below.

Currently Offered Assays

IL-1alpha, IL-1beta, IL-1RA, IL-2, IL-4, IL-5, IL-6, IL-6R, IL-8, IL-10, IL-11, IL-12 p40, IL-12 p70, IL-13, TNF-alpha, IFN-gamma, G-CSF, GM-CSF, TGF-beta1 (cross-reacts with most mammalian species), sTNF- R1, sTNF-R2, RANTES, MIP-1 alpha, MIP-1 beta, MCP-1, MCP-2, MCP-3, GRO alpha, ENA-78, Eotaxin, FGF basic, sTNF-R1, sTNF-R2,

IL-1beta, IL-2, IL-4, IL-5, IL-6, IL-10, IL-11, IL-12, TNF-alpha, Eotaxin, G-CSF, GM-CSF, IFN-gamma, LIX, MCP-1, MIP-1 alpha, MIP-2, KC.

IL-1alpha, IL-4, IL-6, TNF-alpha, MIP-3, Fractalkine, GMCSF, ICAM-1, IFN-gamma, IL-1alpha, IL-1beta, IL-10, IL-2, IL-6, LIX, TIMP-1, TNF alpha, VEGF

(prices are per sample/per assay)