Preferred volume: 30 mL blood. Collect blood in three 10 mL Green (Sodium Heparin) top tubes. Gently invert several times to mix and prevent clots.
DO NOT centrifuge
POSITIVE PATIENT IDENTIFICATION [Labeling] requires we use two (2) pieces of information [identifiers].
Minimum volume: 20 mL blood. Two 10 mL Green (Sodium Heparin) top tube.
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 PST's
Ship at ambient temperature Priority Overnight via FedEx and in a well insulated container.
Specimen must be received in the laboratory within 24 hours of collection.
Ambient: 24 hours
ADx Client Service must be called at 800.550.6227 to schedule testing before sample is shipped.
7 days a week
Lymphocyte stimulation in cell culture
Immunology Lab - Functional Assay
Lymphocyte Proliferation to Cobalt, Blood;
Lymphocyte Transformation to Cobalt,Blood;
Lymphocyte LPT (Lymphocyte Stimulation to Cobalt, Blood)
80500 and 86353 x 9