INFLUENZA A AND B VIRUS ANTIBODIES IgG AND IgM
Specimen Collection Requirements
Serum, one gold (SST) top tube
Separate serum from cells ASAP. Parallel testing is preferred and convalescent specimens must be received within 30 days from receipt of the acute specimens. Please mark specimens plainly as Acute or Convalescent.
Plasma, hemolyzed, lipemic, icteric, turbid, bacterially contaminated or heat-inactivated specimens
AFTER SEPARATION FROM CELLS: Ambient: 2 days; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year
Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA).
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