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Test Code OPA1 UM OPA1 Seq

Clinical System Name

Optic Atrophy Type 1 Sequencing

Sample Requirements

Specimen: Whole blood

Container(s): Lavender/EDTA

Preferred Vol: 5.0 mL

Minimum Vol: 3.0 mL

 

Note:  Extracted DNA is also acceptable for this test. Do Not Spin.

Processing Instructions

Reject due to:

Spin: N

Aliquot:N

Temp: RT

Storage location:  Do not spin. Place in room temp sendouts rack.

 

Off-site collection: Send immediately at room temperature. Do not spin.

Stability

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Whole blood Room temp

 

  Refrigerated  
  Frozen

N

 

Availability

STAT Performed TAT
N   4 wks

 

Performing Laboratory

Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories

Department

Department:  

Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories
2450 Holcombe
Grand Blvd Receiving Dock
Houston, TX 77021-2024
 

Phone Number

(800) 411-GENE (4363)

 

Reference Range

Interpretive report provided.

 

 

Methodology

Method: Sequence analysis is performed in both forward and reverse directions

Analytical Volume: None specified

Limitations:

CPT Codes

81407x1 (updated 1/30/2015 by sstasi) 

 

 

Send Out Instructions

 

Reference Test Name: OPA1 Sequence Analysis
Reference Test Number:

3465

Instructions:

Ship overnight at room temperature. Avoid freezing the sample. Medical Genetics lab will accept Saturday delivery for this test if sent Priority Overnight (For early Saturday AM delivery).