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DNA Preparation & Storage

Item Value
Available Stat? No
Test code ILCPP
Performed by Immunogenetics & Transplantation Laboratory (ITL)
Sendout? Yes
Method Qiagen, EZ-1, Promega
Collection Instructions Fill ACD tube completely. Obtain ACD tube from Specimen Receiving. If being collected with other HLA intermediate resolution typing such as HLA-B, HLA-C, HLA-DR, HLA-DQ, etc., 1 tube is sufficient for all tests. Collect additional samples if white blood cell (WBC) count is low (<1,000).

For other specimens, contact ITL at 415-476-3887

Print out and submit an ITL Requisition with the sample. Click here for Form
Container type Yellow top (ACD)
Amount to Collect 8.5 mL blood
Sample type ACD anticoagulated whole blood

Contact ITL at 415-476-3887 for other specimens such as amniotic fluid, bone marrow aspirate, buccal mucosa, cord blood, cultured cells, DNA, whole blood spotted on filter paper, etc.
Preferred volume 8.5 mL blood

For other specimens, contact ITL at 415-476-3887
Min. Volume 1 mL blood

For other specimens, contact ITL at 415-476-3887
UCSF Rejection Criteria WBC count too low (<1,000).

For other specimens, contact ITL at 415-476-3387.
Processing notes Keep sample at Room Temperature, DO NOT refrigerate or centrifuge

For other specimens, contact ITL at 415-476-3887
Normal range
Stability Room temperature 3 days.

For other specimens, contact ITL at 415-476-3887
CPT coding N/A
Last Updated 1/22/2014 9:11:07 AM
Entry Number 1479

If you have additional questions regarding this test, please call: 415-353-1667

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