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Lymphoma FISH panel (New test)

Item Value
Available Stat? No
Test code CYL
Performed by Molecular Genetics - Cytogenetics
In House Availability Monday - Friday 0900-1700
Method FISH
Collection Instructions Mix blood and marrow aspirate well with anticoagulant.

Keep all samples at room temperature.
Container type
Blood or Bone marrow aspirate Dark green top
Bone marrow core Screw top polypropylene tube with transport media
Amount to Collect
Blood 2 mL

Bone marrow 2 mL
Bone marrow biopsy 2 cm core
Sample type Heparinized whole blood or bone marrow aspirate, Bone marrow core biopsy
Preferred volume
Blood 2 mL

Bone marrow 2 mL
Bone marrow biopsy 2 cm core
Min. Volume
Blood 1 mL

Bone marrow 1 mL
Bone marrow biopsy 1 cm core
UCSF Rejection Criteria Clotted samples. Samples received unlabeled, refrigerated or frozen.
Processing notes Do not centrifuge, refrigerate or freeze samples.

Transport to China Basin Cytogenetics asap.
Normal range
Stability Room temperature 2 days
Turn around times 1-2 weeks
LDT or Mod FDA? Yes
Last Updated 2/16/2016 1:09:49 PM
Entry Number 1712
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