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Neutrophil Oxidative Burst Assay (DHR)

Mnemonic:    [NOB]
Name:    Neutrophil Oxidative Burst Assay (DHR)
Specimen:     Collect one 3 mL green (sodium heparin) and one normal control in a 3 mL (sodium heparin) from a healthy unrelated individual.

Send the samples in the ORIGINAL collection tubes.
Transport Temp:    Store and transport sample at Room Temperature.
Spec Stability:    Stable 2 days ambient.
Ref Lab/Code:    ARUP 0096657
  Method:    Flow Cytometry
Note:    Patient samples and the control sample must be collected within 48 hours of test performance. Collect samples before noon to make the daily courier run.
Processing Info:    The order will print with 2 labels: one is for the patient and the second one is for the normal, unrelated control patient. Clearly write "CONTROL" on the second tube.