Test directory: HLA-B*5701 Typing

Ordering Code5808
Test NameHLA-B*5701 Typing
Preferred SpecimenWhole Blood
Preferred ContainerEDTA, K2 (Lavender)
Other Specimen/ContainerWhole Blood in ACD-B (Yellow)
Optimum Volume5 mL
Transport RequirementsOahu: Refrigerated
Airline: Refrigerated
Specimen StabilityAmbient: 7 Days
Refrigerated: 7 Days
Frozen: Not Stable
Rejection CriteriaReceived frozen
Avail. StatNO
Analytic TimeUp to 1 Day
MethodologyPolymerase Chain Reaction followed by Hybridization with
Sequence Specific Oligonucleotide Probes (SSO)
Reference Lab Quest Diagnostic Lab-NI

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
HLA-B*5701ALLSee report.