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DNA Extraction and Hold
|Performed by||Medical Genomics - Molecular Diagnostics|
|In House Availability||Run daily, Monday through Friday, day shift only|
|Collection Instructions||Do not collect sample in heparin. Keep sample refrigerated for overnight or longer storage.
For UCSF Samples (from remote sites) Click here for sample collection instructions
For NON-UCSF Samples Click here for Requisition form & Account set-up instructions. Note we only do institutional billing.
|Container type||Lavender top preferred, Yellow top (ACD) or Blue top (citrate) acceptable|
|Amount to Collect||3 mL blood|
|Sample type||Whole blood|
|Preferred volume||2 mL blood|
|Min. Volume||1 mL blood|
|UCSF Rejection Criteria||Unabeled, QNS, clotted samples. Samples collected in heparin|
|Additional information||Samples will be held for 30 days. If no testing is ordered within that time frame, the sample will be discarded.
For questions, contact the molecular diagnostics laboratory at 514-8488.
|LDT or Mod FDA?||N/A|
|Last Updated||1/22/2014 9:00:08 AM|