Homocysteine FS is an enzymatic test to determine homocysteine in serum and plasma. The amino-acid homocysteine represents an independent risk factor for cardiovascular diseases (CVD). Increased concentrations are further associated with a wide range of disorders like birth defects or psychiatric disorders.
- Measuring range up to 50 µmol/L
- Good correlation to other enzymatic methods and HPLC
- No interferences from thio-containing substances like cystathionine