|Content:||100 assays per kit|
Short term stability: 2-8oC,
Long term stability: See individual component labels
|Stability:||> 2 years under recommended storage conditions|
|Linear Range:||0.5 to 12 μg of histamine per assay|
|Limit of Detection:||
~ 0.09 μg of histamine per test or
~ 0.75 mg/Kg (ppm) of histamine in a fish sample
|Limit of Quantification:||
~ 0.5 mg of histamine per test or
~ 4.2 mg/Kg (ppm) of histamine in a fish sample
|Reproducibility (%):||~ 3%|
|Reaction Time (min):||~ 20 min|
|Application examples:||Fish samples in various forms (e.g. fresh, canned, frozen, etc).|
The Histamine Assay Kit for the detection of histamine in food including fish samples in various forms.
High levels of histamine may develop in a variety of foods as they decompose, this is an issue that particulary affects fish.
Megazyme's Histamine Assay Kit provides a simple robust method with a fast reaction time of ~ 20 mins.
View all of our assay kits.
- Very competitive price (cost per test)
- All reagents stable for > 2 years
- Specific for histamine
- Suitable for use with raw fish samples
- Simple format. Well suited to automation
- Standard included
- Mega-Calc™ software tool is available from our website for hassle-free raw data processing