BCR ABL Q-PCR; Philadelphia Chromosome; Q+ BCR/ABL
6mL EDTA (Whole Blood)
Turn Around Time
Mon- Friday collection only.
Pathlab Taupo: Mon - Thurs collection only.
- DO NOT centrifuge; whole blood required
- DO NOT share sample; dedicated tube required
- DO NOT put on Automate
- CPDA is not acceptable sample type
Samples for BCR-ABL can be held for up to 72 hours at 2-8C until tested
External Referral Information
Waikato Hospital Laboratory
External Lab Website