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Tau Protein

Mnemonic:    [Unlist Lab]
Name:    Tau Protein
Specimen:     200 uL (min) of Nasal or Oral fluid and 5 mL serum from a Red SST or red top tube.
Transport Temp:    Refrigerated
Ref Lab/Code:    FBR
  Method:    Immunofixation
Note:    Used to determine the presence of CSF in Nasal/Oral fluid. Fluid sample submitted cannot be bloody. Bloody samples will not be tested by reference lab. Call FBR first.
Processing Info:    200ul of fluid is the minimum. Send as much fluid as possible.