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JAK2 (V617F) Mutation by PCR

Mnemonic:    [JAK2 PCR]
Name:    JAK2 (V617F) Mutation by PCR
Specimen:    5 mL Sample can be either 5 mL EDTA whole blood or 3 mL of bone marrow. Do not centrifuge the sample. Serum or hemolyzed whole blood is unacceptable.
Transport Temp:    Refrigerated
Spec Stability:    Stable 5 days refrigerated.
Ref Lab/Code:    ARUP 0051245
  Method:    Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
Note:    Do NOT freeze.