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Test Code ICOS Protein Expression ICOS Protein Expression

Important Note

This test is no longer offered by Seattle Children's Hospital effective November 1, 2016

Clinical System Name

ICOS Protein Expression

Synonyms

CD40L

Sample Requirements

Specimen: Whole Blood

Container(s): Dark Green/Sodium Heparin

Preferred Vol: 5 mL

Minimum Vol: 3 mL

 

Note: Specimens stable for only 24 hours at room temperature.

Processing Instructions

Reject due to: Clotted specimen, microtainers, refrigerated, samples >24 hours old

Spin: N

Aliquot: N

Temp:

Storage location:Place whole blood in CPA room temp send-outs rack. Store extra labels in the clear plastic box attached to CPA refrigerator.

 

Off-site collection: It is critical that samples be kept at room temperature; use extra packing to maintain temperature.

Stability

Specimen Type Temperature Time
  Room temp 24 hours
  Refrigerated N
  Frozen N

 

Availability

STAT Performed TAT
N Draw Monday-Thursday  

 

Performing Laboratory

Cincinnati Children's Diagnostic Immunology Laboratory

Department

Department:  CCHMC

Address:  DIL-Rm R2328, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229-3039

Phone: 513-636-4685

Reference Range

Reference values accompany patient report.

Methodology

Method: 

Analytical Volume:

Limitations:

Send Out Instructions

Reference Test Name CD40L (ICOS) Assay
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