|Mnemonic: ||[Unlist Lab]|
|Name: ||PML/RARa t(15;17) Translocation by RT-PCR, Quantitative|
|Specimen: ||5 mL whole blood from a Lavender top tube. |
Bone marrow (3 mLs) in EDTA. A heparinized bone marrow will be run but with a disclaimer.
If other than peripheral blood, clearly mark the source on the sample.
Room temperature and frozen samples are unacceptable.
|Minimum Spec: ||1 mL|
|Transport Temp: ||Refrigerated|
|Spec Stability: ||Stable 2 days refrigerated.|
|Ref Lab/Code: ||ARUP 2002871|
| Method: ||RT PCR|
|Note: ||If possible, collect the sample in the morning so it can be sent out with the noon courier.|
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