PML-RAR Molecular studies


Test Information

Test Name

PML-RAR Molecular studies

Synonyms

PML-RAR alpha transcript detection by PCR

Preferred Specimen

CPDA (Whole blood)

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

3 weeks


Collection Information

Availability

Monday - Wednesday collection only for Whakatane. Monday - Thursday collection only for all other regions.


Processing Information

Registration Code

MISS

Notes

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

Site Specific Notes

- Tauranga

Send sample directly to referral laboratory

- Whakatane

Send sample directly to referral laboratory


Methodology

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

LabPlus (via WHL)

Send Away Notes

For optimal results, specimen should arrive at LabPlus within 24 hours of collection, therefore it must arrive at Waikato asap after collection and by 11AM Thursdays. DO NOT SEND ON FRIDAYS

Send Away Transport

Ambient

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