TABLE 2.

Dynamic concentration ranges of ELISA and the Bio-Plex systema

CytokineDynamic concn range (pg/ml)
ELISABio-Plex
IL-1α3.3-8002.4-5,000
IL-1β3.6-3002.4-5,000
IL-231.2-2,0004.8-5,000
IL-40.8-5039-2,500
IL-57.8-1,0009.8-5,000
IL-62.0-4504.8-5,000
IL-86.1-48030-10,000
IL-103.1-6004.8-10,000
IL-12p707.8-5004.8-10,000
IL-131.3-2504.8-5,000
IL-15ND9.8-1,000
IL-17ND9.8-10,000
IL-1815.6-1,0002.4-5,000
TNF-α4.1-1,0002.4-5,000
IFN-γ5.1-5004.8-5,000
  • a Dynamic concentration ranges of the linear part of the standard curve of each cytokine were measured with ELISA or in a multiplex assay using the Bio-Plex system. ND, not done.