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Simple Plex for Cancer Research

A Better Immunoassay Solution for Cancer Research

Drive your cancer biomarker research faster with Ella. 72x1 cartridges give you the combination of throughput and high quality data you need for biomarker validation.

Simple Plex assays for cancer research have the sensitivity to monitor low abundance cytokines, and Ella provides a fully integrated and automated workflow to give you data in just 90 minutes.

With Simple Plex immunoassays developed by the industry leader R&D Systems, Ella provides the analytical power for your cancer research with a high level of automation and validation.

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Simple Plex Assays for Cancer Research

The key cancer markers below are available off the shelf* in our single plex 72x1 cartridge format for up to 10 cartridges. Need more than 10 cartridges? We'll custom build an order just for you.

Want to see how Ella can drive your cancer research?

In this webinar, Kim Leitzel will discuss how he and his research team use Simple Plex assays on Ella for their biomarker-driven cancer research. Overcoming therapeutic resistance with treatment regimens that are based on the monitoring of novel serum biomarkers is their ultimate goal and Kim will discuss how Ella is helping them lead the way.

Detecting and Analyzing Cytokines the Simple Plex Way

Cytokines are incredibly important biomarkers in the Life Sciences, and measuring them accurately and reproducibly is the core competency of the Ella immunoassay platform. With a combination of sensitivity for those low endogenous targets and the reproducibility required for peer reviewed journalism Ella is ready to power your biomarker research. Learn how researchers from the Netherlands to Miami are using Ella to measure cytokines and advance their research.

Simple Plex Applications


COVID-19 Research Multiplex Assays


Inflammation Research Assays


Cancer Research Multiplex Assays


Neuroscience Research Multiplex Assays


Cell Therapy

Cell Therapy Research Multiplex Assays

Bioprocess Dev.

Bioprocess Development Multiplex Assays

Preclinical Res.

Simple Plex for Preclinical Research

Viral Titer Assay

Viral titer assays on automated ELISA system Ella
Other Simple Plex Products

Single analyate, multi-analyte, and multiplex assay options for automated ELISA system Ella

  16x1 32x1 16x2 16x3 16x4 32x2 72x1 32x3 32x4 32x5 32x6 32x7 32x8
Samples 16 32 16 16 16 32 72 32 32 32 32 32 32
Plex 1 1 2 3 4 2 1 3 4 5 6 7 8
Replicates 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2
Reportable Results 16 32 32 48 64 64 72 96 128 160 192 224 256

Single Plex

Single Plex cartridge


Multianalyte cartridge


Multiplex cartridge


Customizable cartridge


Stocked cartridges