Vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 3 (VEGFR-3)
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Vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 3 (VEGFR-3) is a tyrosine-protein kinase that acts as a cell-surface receptor for VEGFC and VEGFD. VEGFR-3 plays an essential role in adult lymphangiogenesis and in the development of the vascular network and the cardiovascular system during embryonic development. It promotes proliferation, survival and migration of endothelial cells, and regulates angiogenic sprouting. In cancer, this receptor is thought to plays important roles in tumor lymphangiogenesis, cancer cell survival, migration, and formation of metastases.
Recommended sample types are human EDTA plasma and serum. A range of additional sample types are compatible with the technology (PEA), including citrate plasma, heparin plasma, cerebrospinal fluid, (CSF), tissue and cell lysates, fine needle biopsis, microdialysis fluid, cell culture media, dried blood spots, synovial fluid, saliva, plaque extract and microvesicles. Please note that protein expression levels are expected to vary in different sample types. Certain assays are differentially affected by interfering substances such as hemolysate. Download any of our Data Validation documents or contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
NOTE: The calibrator curve below shows the performance of the assay with the estimated sensitivity and dynamic range parameters indicated. These curves are generated during the assay validation process using recombinant antigens. Please note that when analyzing biological samples the data generated will be given in the form of relative quantification (NPX values) and cannot be converted to absolute protein concentrations. For more info about NPX measurements, please visit our FAQ page.
Analytical Measuring Range
Calibrator curve generated in multiplex
- Within run precision Coefficient of Variation (CV)
- Between run precision Coefficient of Variation (CV)
Precision (repeatability) is calculated from linearized NPX values over LOD.
Biomarker Validation Data
Additional validation data, as well as a more detailed description of how the Olink panels are quality controlled can be found in our Data Validation documents. To download or to learn more go to the Data Validation page.