Prices

Pricing is subject to change. Rates are provided for budgetary purposes only. Actual costs will be charged at rates in effect at the time the work is completed.

Hormone Core Assays

Internal
(VU/VUMC)
External
(non-profit)
External
(for profit & non-USA)
Species
(Human/Dog/Mouse/Rat)
ACTH $26 29.01 57.69 H/D/M/R
Amino Acid - full profile $78 85.74 170.51 H/D/M/R
Amino Acid - gluconeogenic profile $46 50.86 101.15 H/D/M/R
C-peptide $21 22.95 45.64 H/D (M/R by Luminex only)
Catecholamines (epinephrine & norepinephrine only) $21 23.53 46.80 H/D/M/R
Corticosterone $31 34.00 67.62 M/R
Cortisol - plasma $19 20.48 40.73 H/D
Cortisol - salivary $20 22.45 44.65 H/D
Ghrelin - active $31 33.59 66.80 H/D/M/R
Ghrelin - total $31 33.59 66.80 H/D/M/R
Glucagon - RIA  $20 21.78 43.32 H/D/M/R
Glucagon - ELISA (Mercodia) $32 35.42 70.44 H/D/M/R
Glucose $9 10.12 20.12 H/D/M/R
Insulin $16 17.92 35.64 H/D/M/R
Insulin Lispro $18 19.36 38.50  
Leptin $28 31.23 62.11 H (M/R by Luminex only)
Luminex Assay - 1st analyte in a panel* $60 65.54 130.33 H/D/M/R
      - each additional analyte in a panel* $10 10.97 21.81 H/D/M/R
      - Luminex instrument usage fee (per plate)** $212      
PYY - active $33 35.95 71.49 H (M/R by Luminex only)
PYY - total $33 35.95 71.49 H (M/R by Luminex only)
T3 $29 31.59 62.82 M/R
T4 $29 31.59 62.82 M/R
Testosterone - plasma $30 33.05 65.73 H/D/M/R
Testosterone - salivary $25 27.59 54.87 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) $54      
Supply purchase - glucagon buffer (250 ml) $101      

*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 grant DK020593 (DRTC). Please include an acknowledgment in your publications.***