Contact laboratory if STAT testing is needed. Engraftment pre-transplant testing for informative locus is required for post-transplant and STAT testing to be possible.
Additional Test Information
EDTA Whole Blood or Bone Marrow (lavender top), ACDA Whole Blood or Bone Marrow (yellow top), or Sodium Heparin Whole Blood (green top) also acceptable.
Additional Sample Requirements
Indicate on specimen tube and requisition whether sample is whole blood or bone marrow.
Sample must be received within 24 hours of collection and may be drawn Monday through Thursday for delivery Tuesday through Friday. STAT not available for Friday delivery.
Cell Enrichment: Monoclonal Antibody Coupled Magnetic Beads,
Engraftment: PCR and Fragment Analysis
4-7 days, 72 hours if STAT
Performed 5 days per week (Monday through Friday)