Specimen Collection Requirements
Fasting specimens are recommended, but not required
Serum, one gold (SST) top tube
Separate serum from cells and transfer 1 mL serum to aliquot tube.
Plasma, hemolyzed or severely lipemic specimens
AFTER SEPARATION FROM CELLS: Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 1 year, avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles
Quantitative Chemiluminescent Immunoassay
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