MDRC Chemistry Laboratory

The Chemistry Laboratory performs many assays related to diabetes, heart disease, hypertension.

View the current complete Chemistry Laboratory Assay and Price List.

An application form to use the services of the Chemistry Laboratory must be filed for each new study. Please submit a new application for any additional test requests or anytime a Grant/Short Code number changes.

Multiplex Assays


  • Luminex xMap assays run on the Milliplex Analyzer
  • Broad selection of analytes from metabolic, cardiovascular and cytokine panels
  • Multiple analytes measured on a single, small volume sample
  • Panels available for human, mouse, rat and more
  • Sample types include serum, plasma and cell culture
  • Discount pricing for Brehm Center investigators on select Millipore xMap kits

Download below the Milliplex Map Panel Brochure and the sample submission guidelines:

Key Personnel

David Manthei, MD, PhD

Laboratory Director

Jason Whalen, BS

Research Associate

For more information contact:

Jason Whalen
Medical Sciences Research Building 2 Sub-Basement Level C, Room C562
1150 W Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Remember to cite the Michigan Diabetes Research Center (MDRC) in publications as follows:
“The project described was supported by Grant Number P30DK020572 (MDRC) from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases”