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Rotavirus Antigen by EIA, Stool

Mnemonic:    [ST Rota Ag]
Name:    Rotavirus Antigen by EIA, Stool
Specimen:    5 Grams stool submitted in a sterile container. Sample must be delivered to the laboratory within one hour of collection.
Transport Temp:    FREEZE
Spec Stability:    Ambient 2 hours; Refigerated 72 hrs; Frozen 1 week
Ref Lab/Code:    ARUP 0065088
  Method:    Enzyme Immunoassay
Note:    Samples preserved in formalin or other preservatives are not acceptable.
Processing Info:    Sample must be frozen within two hours of collection.