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Test Code HH6ABC HHV6 Chromosomal Integration and Typing

Clinical System Name

HHV6 Chromosomal Integration and Typing

Sample Requirements

Specimen: Whole Blood

Container(s): Lavender/EDTA

Preferred Vol: 5 mL

Minimum Vol: 1 mL


Specimen: Extracted DNA

Container(s): Sterile Tube

Preferred Vol: 50-100 ng/μl

Minimum Vol: 100 μl


Note: The Laboratory MUST receive the sample within 48 hours of collection.

Processing Instructions

Reject due to: GREEN TOP, RED TOP or GOLD SST tube

Spin: N

Aliquot: N

Temp: Refrigerated

Storage location: Affix large label on tube and store in Sendouts fridge


Off-site collection:


Specimen Type Temperature Time
  Room temp  
  Refrigerated 48 hrs



STAT Performed TAT
N Once a week  


Performing Laboratory

UW Molecular Virology Lab


Department: UW Molecular Virology Lab1616 Eastlake, Suite 320, Seattle, WA

Phone Number: 206 685-6656

Reference Range

Interpretive report provided.


Method: Droplet Digital PCR

Analytical Volume:


CPT Codes

87532, 87533

Send Out Instructions

Reference Test Name Human Herpes 6 Virus Chromosome Integration and Typing
Reference Test Number HH6ABC
Instructions Do not freeze/thaw. Send out M thru F with the UW courier. Keep a copy of the Batch Sheet for our records. Weekends and Holidays courier on dry ice to UW NW220.