HLA DQ2/DQ8


Test Information

Test Name

HLA DQ2/DQ8

Synonyms

DQ typing for coeliac disease; Coeliac Gene test, Coeliac Genetic Test; DQ2; DQ8; Histocompatibility antigen for coeliac

Preferred Specimen

6mL EDTA (Whole Blood)

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

2 weeks


Processing Information

Registration Code

DQ2

Notes

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

Alternative Specimen

EDTA


Methodology

Sample Storage

Fridge

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

External Lab Website