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Ganglioside (GM1) Antibodies, IgG and IgM

Mnemonic:    [GM1 Ab Pan]
Name:    Ganglioside (GM1) Antibodies, IgG and IgM
Specimen:    1 mL serum from a Red SST or Red top tube. Separate serum from cells ASAP. Unacceptable Conditions: Room temperature specimens. Plasma, CSF, or other body fluids. Contaminated, heat-inactivated, hemolyzed, icteric, or severely lipemic specimens.
Minimum Spec:    0.3mL
Transport Temp:    Refrigerated
Spec Stability:    Stable up to 2 weeks refrigerated.
Ref Lab/Code:    ARUP 0050591
  Method:    Semi-Quanti Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Note:    GM1=Ganglioside-monosialic acid

Panel Includes:
--GM1 Antibody IgG
--GM1 Antibody IgM