Reagent | Total Cholesterol

Key Benefits

Exceptional correlation with standard methods

A correlation coefficient of r=0.99 was obtained with a competitor method

Excellent stability

Stable to expiry when stored at 2-8°C

Liquid ready-to-use

The Randox Cholesterol Total reagent is available in a liquid ready to use format for convenience and ease of use.

Other Features

  • Liquid ready-to-use reagents
  • Correlation coefficient of r=0.99 with competitor method
  • Stable to expiry when stored at 2-8°C
Cat NoSize
CH2006 x 30ml (S)EnquireKit Insert RequestMSDSBuy Online
CH38109 x 51mlEnquireKit Insert RequestMSDSBuy Online
CH80194 x 68mlEnquireKit Insert RequestMSDSBuy Online
CH83104 x 20mlEnquireKit Insert RequestMSDSBuy Online
(S) Indicates standard included in kit

Instrument Specific Applications (ISA’s) are available for a wide range of biochemistry analysers.  Contact us to enquire about your specific analyser.

What is Total Cholesterol assay used for?

Cholesterol measurements are used in the diagnosis and treatments of lipid lipoprotein metabolism disorders. Lipids play an important role in the body; they serve as hormones or hormone precursors, aid in digestion, provide energy, storage and metabolic fuels, act as functional and structural components in biomembranes and form insulation to allow nerve conduction and prevent heat loss.

In clinical chemistry, over the last decade however, lipids have become associated with lipoprotein metabolism and atherosclerosis.

A patient will be offered a blood cholesterol level test if they:

    • have been diagnosed with coronary heart disease, stroke or mini-stroke
    • are over 40
    • have a family history of early cardiovascular disease
    • have a close family member who has an inherited cholesterol-related condition
    • are overweight or obese
    • have high blood pressure or diabetes
    • Have another medical condition such as a kidney condition, an underactive thyroid gland or pancreatitis


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