MicroTip Partnership Assay (MPA)

MicroTip Partnership Assay (MPA)

MicroTip Partnership Assay (MPA)

MicroTip Partnership Assays (MPA) are validated 3rd party assays that provide the capability to offer high value, esoteric testing to physicians, clinicians, and patients.

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MPAs are validated for use on MicroTip capable VITROS® Systems*, through a collaboration between select, contracted Strategic Partners and a dedicated team of Ortho scientists and professionals.

MPAs utilize the User Defined Assay (UDA) Feature with 20 open chemistry channels available for programming.

VITROS® System technologies extend to MPA and UDA testing:

  • VITROS® MicroSensorTM
  • VITROS® Intellicheck®
  • VITROS® SMART Metering
*Check the Assay Application Sheets for specific VITROS® System validation information.

User Defined Assay (UDA) Guides

MicroTip Partnership Assay (MPA) – Strategic Partners

ARK Diagnostics, Inc.

Diazyme Laboratories, Inc

  • Cystatin C Assay
  • Glycated Serum Protein Assay 
  • Kappa Free Light Chain
  • Lambda Free Light Chain
  • Lipoprotein (a) Assay 

Please contact OrthoCare™ Services to learn how to gain access to specific technical information by registering on the Diazyme Laboratories Inc. website.


Sentinel Diagnostics

  • CRP Ultra (MP) - Wide range C-Reactive Protein



Stanbio Laboratory (EKF Diagnostics)

  • Beta-Hydroxybutyrate LiquiColor® Assay


Thermo Scientific:

  • QMS® Amikacin
  • CEDIA® Cyclosporine
  • DRI® Ecstasy
  • QMS® Everolimus
  • CEDIA® Mycophenolic Acid
  • DRI® Oxycodone
  • QMS® Tacrolimus
Drugs of Abuse (DAT) Immunosuppressive Drugs (ISD) Therapeutic Drug Monitoring(TDM)

CEDIA® Buprenorphine II

DRI® Ecstasy

DRI® Ethyl Glucuronide**

CEDIA® Heroin Metabolite

DRI® Hydrocodone

DRI® Methadone Metabolite

DRI® Oxycodone

DRI® Propoxyphene

CEDIA® Cyclosporine

QMS® Everolimus

CEDIA® Mycophenolic Acid

QMS® Tacrolimus

QMS® Amikacin

QMS® Lidocaine

**Criminal Justice and Forensic use only in the U.S.

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