Human Ryanodine receptor 2 / RYR2 ELISA Kit

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Human Ryanodine receptor 2 / RYR2 ELISA Kit - Information

The ELISA Genie Ryanodine receptor 2 / RYR2 ELISA Kit can assay for Ryanodine receptor 2 / RYR2 in the following samples: serum, blood, plasma, cell culture supernatant and other related supernatants and tissues.

How our Ryanodine receptor 2 / RYR2 ELISA Kits Work?

The ELISA Genie (enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays) assay kits are designed for the quantitative measurement of analytes in a wide variety of samples. As today's scientists demand high quality consistent data for high impact journals, ELISA Genie have developed our range of sensitive, fast and reliable ELISA kit assays to meet and exceed those demands. Our assay kits use a quantitative sandwich ELISA technique and each kit comes with highly specific antibodies pre-coated onto a 96-well microtiter plate.

At ELISA Genie we understand the need for speed! Therefore, we have developed an ultra-fast protocol meaning you achieve your results rapidly. So, once you have prepared and plated your samples, blanks and standards, you simply incubate with a highly specific biotin-conjugated primary antibody and Avidin conjugated to Horseradish Peroxidase (HRP) and incubate for the appropriate length of time. After washing the plate according to the protocol and addition of the TMB (3,3',5,5'-Tetramethylbenzidine) solution, the appearance of a blue colour should be detected due to an enzymatic reaction catalysed by HRP. Next step is the addition of the Stop Solution which terminates the HRP reaction and the blue colour turns yellow with the signal intensity measured on a plate reader at 450nm. The amount of bound Ryanodine receptor 2 / RYR2 is proportional to the signal generated by the reaction meaning the kit assay gives you a quantitative measurement of the analyte in your samples.

Human Ryanodine receptor 2 / RYR2 ELISA Kit - Data


Calcium channel that mediates the release of Ca2+ from the sarcoplasmic reticulum into the cytoplasm and thereby plays a key role in triggering cardiac muscle contraction. Aberrant channel activation can lead to cardiac arrhythmia. In cardiac myocytes, calcium release is triggered by increased Ca2+ levels due to activation of the L-type calcium channel CACNA1C. The calcium channel activity is modulated by formation of heterotetramers with RYR3. Required for cellular calcium ion homeostasis. Required for embryonic heart development.

Post-Translational Modification

Channel activity is modulated by phosphorylation. Phosphorylation at Ser-2808 and Ser-2814 increases the open probability of the calcium channel. Phosphorylation is increased in failing heart, leading to calcium leaks and increased cytoplasmic Ca2+ levels. Phosphorylation at Ser-2031 by PKA enhances the response to lumenal calcium.

Uniprot ID Q92736

RYR2(Ryanodine receptor 2)/RYR-2/RyR2/hRYR-2/Cardiac muscle ryanodine receptor/Cardiac muscle ryanodine receptor-calcium release channel/Type 2 ryanodine receptor

Detection method

Sandwich ELISA Double Antibody


This immunoassay kit allows for the in vitro quantitative determination of RYR2 concentrations in serum plasma and other biological fluids.






< 0.375ng/ml


4'C for 6 months


Matrices listed below were spiked with certain level of RYR2 and the recovery rates were calculated by comparing the measured value to the expected amount of RYR2 in samples.

Matrix Recovery range(%) Average(%)
serum(n=5) 87-104 93
EDTA plasma(n=5) 90-102 96
UFH plasma(n=5) 86-102 93

The linearity of the kit was assayed by testing samples spiked with appropriate concentration of RYR2 and their serial dilutions. The results were demonstrated by the percentage of calculated concentration to the expected.

Sample 1:2 1:4 1:8 1:16
serum(n=5) 86-102% 94-101% 85-104% 86-105%
EDTA plasma(n=5) 84-96% 84-101% 84-93% 86-96%
UFH plasma(n=5) 80-100% 80-99% 88-100% 80-97%

Intra-Assay: CV<8%
Inter-Assay: CV<10%


For Research Use Only

Human Ryanodine receptor 2 / RYR2 ELISA Kit Protocol

The below protocol is a sample protocol for Human Ryanodine receptor 2 / RYR2 ELISA Kit using a biotinylated detection antibody and streptavidin-HRP. Sandwich ELISAs allow for the detection and quantification of an analyte in a sample by using known analyte concentrations as standards and plotting absorbance of known concentrations vs known standard concentrations. This allows the researcher to calculate the amount of Human Ryanodine receptor 2 / RYR2 present in their sample.

Before adding to wells, equilibrate the SABC working solution and TMB substrate for at least 30 min at 37 °C. When diluting samples and reagents, they must be mixed completely and evenly. It is recommended to plot a standard curve for each test.

Sandwich Protocol

Sandwich ELISA Protocol

Kit Protocol:

1.Set standard, test sample and control (zero) wells on the pre-coated plate respectively, and then, record their positions. It is recommended to measure each standard and sample in duplicate. Wash plate 2 times before adding standard, sample and control (zero) wells!
2.Aliquot 0.1ml standard solutions into the standard wells.
3.Add 0.1 ml of Sample / Standard dilution buffer into the control (zero) well.
4.Add 0.1 ml of properly diluted sample ( Human serum, plasma, tissue homogenates and other biological fluids.) into test sample wells.
5.Seal the plate with a cover and incubate at 37 °C for 90 min.
6.Remove the cover and discard the plate content, clap the plate on the absorbent filter papers or other absorbent material. Do NOT let the wells completely dry at any time. Wash plate X2.
7.Add 0.1 ml of Biotin- detection antibody working solution into the above wells (standard, test sample & zero wells). Add the solution at the bottom of each well without touching the side wall.
8.Seal the plate with a cover and incubate at 37°C for 60 min.
9.Remove the cover, and wash plate 3 times with Wash buffer. Let wash buffer rest in wells for 1 min between each wash.
10.Add 0.1 ml of SABC working solution into each well, cover the plate and incubate at 37°C for 30 min.
11.Remove the cover and wash plate 5 times with Wash buffer, and each time let the wash buffer stay in the wells for 1-2 min.
12.Add 90 µl of TMB substrate into each well, cover the plate and incubate at 37°C in dark within 10-20 min. (Note: This incubation time is for reference use only, the optimal time should be determined by end user.) And the shades of blue can be seen in the first 3-4 wells (with most concentrated standard solutions), the other wells show no obvious color.
13.Add 50 µl of Stop solution into each well and mix thoroughly. The color changes into yellow immediately.
14. Read the O.D. absorbance at 450 nm in a microplate reader immediately after adding the stop solution.

Human Ryanodine receptor 2 / RYR2 ELISA Kit components

96 Assays


ELISA Microplate(Dismountable)8×12 strips4°C for 6 months
Lyophilized Standard24°C/-20°C
Sample/Standard Dilution Buffer20ml4°C
Biotin-labeled Antibody(Concentrated)120ul4°C (Protect from light)
Antibody Dilution Buffer10ml4°C
HRP-Streptavidin Conjugate(SABC)120ul4°C (Protect from light)
SABC Dilution Buffer10ml4°C
TMB Substrate10ml4°C (Protect from light)
Stop Solution10ml4°C
Wash Buffer(25X)30ml4°C
Plate Sealer5 -

Other materials and equipment required:

The ELISA Genie Human Ryanodine receptor 2 / RYR2 ELISA Kit will require other equipment and materials to carry out the assay. Please see list below for further details.
  • Microplate reader with 450 nm wavelength filter
  • Multichannel Pipette, Pipette, microcentrifuge tubes and disposable pipette tips
  • Incubator
  • Deionized or distilled water
  • Absorbent paper
  • Buffer resevoir

Sample Preparation

When carrying out an ELISA assay it is important to prepare your samples in order to achieve the best possible results. Below we have a list of procedures for the preparation of samples for different sample types.

Sample TypeProtocol


If using serum separator tubes, allow samples to clot for 30 minutes at room temperature. Centrifuge for 10 minutes at 1,000x g. Collect the serum fraction and assay promptly or aliquot and store the samples at -80°C. Avoid multiple freeze-thaw cycles.

If serum separator tubes are not being used, allow samples to clot overnight at 2-8°C. Centrifuge for 10 minutes at 1,000x g. Remove serum and assay promptly or aliquot and store the samples at -80°C. Avoid multiple freeze-thaw cycles.


Collect plasma using EDTA or heparin as an anticoagulant. Centrifuge samples at 4°C for 15 mins at 1000 × g within 30 mins of collection. Collect the plasma fraction and assay promptly or aliquot and store the samples at -80°C. Avoid multiple freeze-thaw cycles. Note: Over haemolysed samples are not suitable for use with this kit.

Urine & Cerebrospinal Fluid

Collect the urine (mid-stream) in a sterile container, centrifuge for 20 mins at 2000-3000 rpm. Remove supernatant and assay immediately. If any precipitation is detected, repeat the centrifugation step. A similar protocol can be used for cerebrospinal fluid.

Cell culture supernatant

Collect the cell culture media by pipette, followed by centrifugation at 4°C for 20 mins at 1500 rpm. Collect the clear supernatant and assay immediately.

Cell lysates

Solubilize cells in lysis buffer and allow to sit on ice for 30 minutes. Centrifuge tubes at 14,000 x g for 5 minutes to remove insoluble material. Aliquot the supernatant into a new tube and discard the remaining whole cell extract. Quantify total protein concentration using a total protein assay. Assay immediately or aliquot and store at ≤ -20 °C.

Tissue homogenates

The preparation of tissue homogenates will vary depending upon tissue type. Rinse tissue with 1X PBS to remove excess blood & homogenize in 20ml of 1X PBS (including protease inhibitors) and store overnight at ≤ -20°C. Two freeze-thaw cycles are required to break the cell membranes. To further disrupt the cell membranes you can sonicate the samples. Centrifuge homogenates for 5 mins at 5000xg. Remove the supernatant and assay immediately or aliquot and store at -20°C or -80°C.

Tissue lysates

Rinse tissue with PBS, cut into 1-2 mm pieces, and homogenize with a tissue homogenizer in PBS. Add an equal volume of RIPA buffer containing protease inhibitors and lyse tissues at room temperature for 30 minutes with gentle agitation. Centrifuge to remove debris. Quantify total protein concentration using a total protein assay. Assay immediately or aliquot and store at ≤ -20 °C.

Breast Milk

Collect milk samples and centrifuge at 10,000 x g for 60 min at 4°C. Aliquot the supernatant and assay. For long term use, store samples at -80°C. Minimize freeze/thaw cycles.

Human Ryanodine receptor 2 / RYR2 ELISA Kit Protein Information

UniProt Protein Function:RYR2: ryanodine receptor calcium release channel. Regulates communication between transverse-tubules and sarcoplasmic reticulum. Contraction of cardiac muscle is triggered by release of calcium ions from SR following depolarization of T-tubules. Phosphorylation by PKA dissociates FKBP12.6 from RYR2. Two splice isoforms have been described.
UniProt Protein Details:

Protein type:Transporter, ion channel; Membrane protein, integral; Membrane protein, multi-pass; Channel, ligand-gated; Transporter

Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: 1q43

Cellular Component: sarcoplasmic reticulum membrane; smooth endoplasmic reticulum; protein complex; membrane; sarcoplasmic reticulum; plasma membrane; Z disc

Molecular Function:calcium-induced calcium release activity; calmodulin binding; identical protein binding; protein binding; enzyme binding; protein self-association; calcium-release channel activity; calcium channel activity; calcium ion binding; intracellular ligand-gated calcium channel activity; ryanodine-sensitive calcium-release channel activity

Biological Process: positive regulation of sequestering of calcium ion; cytosolic calcium ion homeostasis; regulation of heart rate; calcium-mediated signaling; positive regulation of heart rate; response to redox state; Wnt receptor signaling pathway through beta-catenin; release of sequestered calcium ion by sarcoplasmic reticulum into cytosol; response to caffeine; cellular calcium ion homeostasis; BMP signaling pathway; calcium ion transport; release of sequestered calcium ion into cytosol; response to hypoxia; detection of calcium ion; transmembrane transport; cardiac muscle contraction

Disease: Ventricular Tachycardia, Catecholaminergic Polymorphic, 1, With Or Without Atrial Dysfunction And/or Dilated Cardiomyopathy; Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia, Familial, 2

NCBI Summary:This gene encodes a ryanodine receptor found in cardiac muscle sarcoplasmic reticulum. The encoded protein is one of the components of a calcium channel, composed of a tetramer of the ryanodine receptor proteins and a tetramer of FK506 binding protein 1B proteins, that supplies calcium to cardiac muscle. Mutations in this gene are associated with stress-induced polymorphic ventricular tachycardia and arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
UniProt Code:Q92736
NCBI GenInfo Identifier:308153558
NCBI Gene ID:6262
NCBI Accession:Q92736.3
UniProt Secondary Accession:Q92736,Q15411, Q546N8, Q5T3P2,
UniProt Related Accession:Q92736
Molecular Weight:565kDa
NCBI Full Name:Ryanodine receptor 2
NCBI Synonym Full Names:ryanodine receptor 2 (cardiac)
NCBI Official Symbol:RYR2  
NCBI Official Synonym Symbols:RyR; ARVC2; ARVD2; RYR-2; VTSIP  
NCBI Protein Information:ryanodine receptor 2; type 2 ryanodine receptor; islet-type ryanodine receptor; kidney-type ryanodine receptor; cardiac-type ryanodine receptor; cardiac muscle ryanodine receptor-calcium release channel
UniProt Protein Name:Ryanodine receptor 2
UniProt Synonym Protein Names:Cardiac muscle ryanodine receptor; Cardiac muscle ryanodine receptor-calcium release channel; Type 2 ryanodine receptor
Protein Family:Ryanodine receptor
UniProt Gene Name:RYR2  
UniProt Entry Name:RYR2_HUMAN
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