FIP1L1-PDGFRalpha Transcript Detection


Test Information

Test Name

FIP1L1-PDGFRalpha Transcript Detection

Synonyms

hypereosinophilic syndrome, FIP1L1 PDGFR

Preferred Specimen

CPDA (Whole Blood)

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

3 weeks


Collection Information

Availability

Monday to Thursday collection only.


Processing Information

Registration Code

FIP1

Notes

  • DO NOT centrifuge; whole blood required
  • DO NOT share sample; dedicated tube required
  • DO NOT freeze
  • RNA is highly unstable and specimens degrade rapidly. For optimum results samples should be sent in CPD tubes at room temperature and be received by this lab within 24 hours of collection.

Site Specific Notes

- Tauranga

Send sample directly to referral laboratory

- Whakatane

Send sample directly to referral laboratory

Alternative Specimen

EDTA (Whole blood)


Methodology

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

LabPlus (via WHL)

Send Away Notes

Although LabPlus operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, the Molecular Haematology section only operates 9-5, Mon-Fri (excluding public holidays). Samples arriving on a Friday afternoon or a Saturday or Sunday may not get processed until the following Monday. Such delays can significantly compromise the quality of the sample.

Send Away Transport

Ambient

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