Draw 3-5 green top tubes (Sodium Heparin) top tube.
Do NOT centrifuge! Keep at room temperature (18-22°C).
Preferred volume: 30 mL
Additionally, please send one normal control (sodium heparin green top tube) from a healthy, unrelated individual.
POSITIVE PATIENT IDENTIFICATION [Labeling] requires we use two (2) pieces of information [identifiers].
Minimum volume: 10 mL blood
Centrifuged specimens, specimens received after 24 hours of draw, frozen specimens, specimens in lithium heparin, specimens in tubes with gel such as SST's and PSTs.
Maintain and transport specimens at room temperature (18-22°C).
Ship specimens Priority Overnight via Fed Ex in container sufficiently insulated to avoid temperature extremes (<10°C and >37°C).
24 hours at room temperature (18-22°C)
This panel tests three mitogens (Con A, PHA, PWM) and two antigens (Tetanus, Candida).
Lymphocyte stimulation in cell culture
Immunology Lab - Functional Assay
Lymphocyte Proliferation or Transformation;Lymphocyte stimulation;Mitogen;Antigen
This panel tests three mitogens (Con A, PHA, PWM) and two antigens (Tetanus, Candida)