A highly sensitive in vitro human cell-based assay for pyrogen detection

Monocyte Activation Test (MAT)

We provide everything you need to start using MAT as a pyrogen test


PBMC-based pyrogen detection kits replacing the Rabbit Pyrogen test


Assistance from product pre-validation to routine batch release testing

Pyrogen testing

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Sanquin's MAT Center of Expertise

Over 20 years of research experience and having a blood bank, production and test service facility all under one roof has resulted in establishing a unique MAT Center of Expertise. Now offering the MAT kits worldwide through our partner Lonza.

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Literature and presentations

Scientific literature and presentations related to MAT

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Instructions for use

Download the IFUs for MAT Cell Set , the PeliKine compact IL-6 ELISA kit and PeliKine-Tool set

Instructions for use