Specimen Collection Requirements
Serum or Plasma, one gold (SST), green (sodium or lithium heparin) or lavender (EDTA) top tube
Allow serum to clot completely at room temperature before centrifuging. Separate serum or plasma from cells ASAP.
AFTER SEPARATION FROM CELLS: Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 3 months
Within 24 hours of receipt
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