Memory B Cells Markers


Test Information

Test Name

Memory B Cells Markers

Synonyms

Naive B Cells Markers; B cells assay

Preferred Specimen

Heparin (Whole Blood)

Testing Location

Referral


Collection Information

Availability

Mon to Thurs collection only


Processing Information

Registration Code

MBC

Notes

  • DO NOT centrifuge; whole blood required
  • DO NOT share sample; dedicated tube required
  • DO NOT freeze or refrigerate
  • Light green top PST Heparin tubes containing gel are NOT suitable
  • Specimen must arrive at Lab+ within 24 hours

Site Specific Notes

- Waikato

Refer patient to WHL

- Tauranga

Send directly to Lab+

- Whakatane

Send directly to Lab+

- Rotorua

Send directly to Lab+

- Taupo

Send directly to Lab+


Methodology

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

LabPlus

Send Away Transport

Room temperature. DO NOT SEND ON FRIDAYS

External Lab Website