Proinsulin (Insulin)

Description

Proinsulin is used to detect and monitor excessive hormone production from insulinomas. Proinsulin is the prohormone precursor to insulin made in the beta cells of the islets of Langerhans, specialized regions of the pancreas. In humans, proinsulin is encoded by the INS gene.

Proinsulin (Insulin)

$215

Average competitors price

$499

Pricing based on average direct to consumer pricing.
  • Fasting Required: NO
  • Preferred Specimen: Serum
  • Reference Range(s): ≤18.8 pmol/L
  • Limitations: Spironolactone and some herbal drugs may interfere with this test.
  • Turnaround Time: 5 Days
  • Test Code: 760