Item Value
Test name NPM1 Exon 12 Mutations, Qualitative
Available Stat? No
Turn around times 10-14 days
In House Availability Run 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month, day shift only
Performed by Medical Genomics - Molecular Diagnostics
Normal range Negative
Container type Lavender top (EDTA)
Amount to Collect
Blood 5 mL
Bone marrow aspirate 3 mL
FFPE 10 micron sections x5 on uncharged, unstained, glass slides plus one H&E stained section
Collection Instructions Avoid hemolysis. Due to stability issues these samples should only be collected at UCSF Monday through noon Friday.

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.
Sample type Blood, bone marrow aspirate, FFPE sections

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