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Determination of serum cholesterol concentration in the presence of ascorbate.
  1. P J Lumb,
  2. B M Slavin
  1. Department of Endocrinology & Chemical Pathology, St Thomas's Hospital, London.


    Pretreatment of a serum or plasma sample with ascorbate oxidase removed interfering ascorbate and allowed the determination of cholesterol to be carried out by a current enzymatic cholesterol method available in kit form. The Cobas-Fara was programmed to carry out pretreatment of the sample with ascorbate oxidase before addition of the cholesterol colour reagent.

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