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PML/RARa t(15;17) Translocation by RT-PCR, Quantitative

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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