RIBONUCLEIC PROTEIN (ENA) ANTIBODY, IgG
Specimen Collection Requirements
Serum, one 5.0mL, gold (SST), or 7 mL red top
Allow serum to clot completely at room temperature (minimum – SST: 30 minutes, red top tubes: 60 minutes). Centrifuge and separate from cells ASAP.
0.5 mL serum (whole blood 1.2 mL minimum draw)
Plasma, microbially contaminated, heat treated or specimens containing visible particulates. Grossly hemolyzed, grossly lipemic or icteric serum should not be used.
Room Temp (18-26°C) 8 hours; Refrigerated (2-8°C) 48 hours; Frozen (<-20°C) 1 year
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:42:29 AM