Serum separator tube or a red top tube.
Separate serum from cells immediately by centrifugation and aliquot into a polypropylene or similar plastic tube.
Preferred volume: 5 mL serum
Minimum volume: 3 mL serum
Ship within 48 hours of collection if shipping at ambient temperature.
Preferably ship samples refrigerated or frozen on dry ice in a well insulated container.
Send serum Priority Overnight via FedEx.
48 hours ambient. 7 days refrigerated, 1 year at -20°C or below. Avoid repeated freeze thaw cycles.
The components of this panel are:
Total IgE (TIGE),
Aspergillus Fumigatus IgE (RM3),
Aspergillus Fumigatus IgG (GM3) and
Aspergillus Fumigatus #1 PPT (ASPF).
Gel Immunodiffusion, EIA
Each of the 4 components are set up on various days during the week. All results will be available within 2 weeks of receipt
Immunology Lab - Diagnostic
Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis Panel (ABPA Panel)
See individual components for Reference Range (ASPF, RM3, GM3 and TIGE)
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