Epinephrine (also known as adrenaline) is a hormone and a neurotransmitter. It increases heart rate, constricts blood vessels, dilates air passages and participates in the fight-or-flight response of the sympathetic nervous system.
Sample Requirements: Serum or Biological Fluids
Minimum Sample Volume: 100uL
From the laboratory of Clifford J. Rosen, PhD, Maine Medical Center Research Institute.
Part of The Investigator's Annexe program.
Advice for the preservation of the biological sample: to prevent catecholamine degradation add EDTA (final concentration 1mM) and sodium metabisulfite (final concentration 4 mM) to the sample.
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