Apolipoprotein B gene mutation


Test Information

Test Name

Apolipoprotein B gene mutation

Synonyms

Apo B100 Genotyping; Familial hypercholesterolaemia; Hypercholesterolaemia (Familial); Familial defective apolipoprotein B100 Genotyping

Preferred Specimen

EDTA (Whole blood)

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

4 weeks


Processing Information

Registration Code

MISS

Notes

  • DO NOT centrifuge; whole blood required
  • DO NOT share sample; dedicated tube required
  • DO NOT freeze

Methodology

Interpretations

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Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Canterbury Health Laboratory (via WHL)

Send Away Transport

Ambient on day of collection. Refrigerate overnight or weekend then send ambient

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