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Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase (GAD) Antibody

Mnemonic:    [GAD AB]
Name:    Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase (GAD) Antibody
Specimen:    1 mL serum from a Red SST or Red top tube. Separate serum from cells ASAP. Plasma is unacceptable.

Grossly hemolyzed samples are unacceptable.
Minimum Spec:    0.5 mL
Transport Temp:    Refrigerated
Spec Stability:    Stable 7 days refrigerated.
Ref Lab/Code:    ARUP 2001771
  Method:    Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay