Prices

Pricing is subject to change. Rates are provided for budgetary purposes only.

Actual costs will be charged at rates in effect at time work is performed.

Hormone Core Assays

Internal
(VU/VUMC)
External
(non-profit)
External
(for profit & non-USA)
Species
(Human/Dog/Mouse/Rat)
ACTH 21.51 23.66 46.51 H/D/M/R
Amino Acid - full profile 65.08 71.58 140.73 H/D/M/R
Amino Acid - gluconeogenic profile 33.24 36.56 71.88 H/D/M/R
C-peptide 16.16 17.78 34.96 H/D (M/R by Luminex only)
 Catecholamines (epinephrine & norepinephrine only) 17.32 19.05 37.45 H/D/M/R
Corticosterone 24.37 26.81 52.70 M/R
Cortisol - plasma 13.87 15.26 29.99 H/D
Cortisol - salivary 15.38 16.91 33.25 H/D
Creatinine 71.64 78.81 154.93 M/R
Ghrelin - active 23.37 25.70 50.53 H/D/M/R
Ghrelin - total 23.37 25.70 50.53 H/D/M/R
Glucagon - RIA  14.84 16.33 32.10 H/D/M/R
Glucagon - ELISA (Mercodia) 32.24 35.46 69.71 H/D/M/R
Glucose 6.99 7.69 15.11 H/D/M/R
Insulin 13.77 15.14 29.77 H/D/M/R
Leptin 21.23 21.23 45.91 H (M/R by Luminex only)
Luminex Assay - 1st analyte in a panel* 44.26 48.68 95.71 H/D/M/R
      - each additional analyte in a panel* 6.90 7.59 14.92 H/D/M/R
      - Luminex instrument usage fee (per plate)** 118.53 130.39 256.33 H/D/M/R
PYY - active 22.74 25.02 49.19 H (M/R by Luminex only)
PYY - total 22.75 25.03 49.20 H (M/R by Luminex only)
T3 21.87 24.05 47.29 M/R
T4 21.87 24.05 47.29 M/R
Testosterone - plasma 18.53 20.39 40.08 H/D/M/R
Testosterone - salivary 19.68 21.64 42.55 H/D/M/R
Supply purchase - Trasylol / aprotinin (5 ml concentrate) 180.00      
Supply purchase - Trasylol / aprotinin (diluted for use) 36.00      
Supply purchase - insulin buffer (250 ml) 45.57      
Supply purchase - glucagon buffer (250 ml) 92.05      

*See Luminex FAQ for further details about Luminex pricing

**Investigators can purchase and prepare their own plates. This fee does not apply to plates analyzed by the core.

Lipids are measured by the VUMC Lipid Core

 

***This core is supported by NIH grants DK059637 (MMPC) and DK020593 (DRTC). Please include an acknowledgment in your publications.***