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DNA and total RNA will be extracted from the specimen and stored at -80 degrees C for 1 year from the date the extraction process was performed. A report of "Performed" will be sent and a $75.00 processing fee will be assessed. To request molecular testing from the Molecular Hematopathology Laboratories test menu, call 800-533-1710. Additional charges will be assessed for testing performed.
Specimen must arrive within 72 hours of draw. Draw and package specimen as close to shipping time as possible.
Preferred: Lavender top (EDTA)
Specimen Volume: 4 mL
1. Invert several times to mix blood.
2. Send specimen in original tube.
Additional Information: Date of draw is required.
Forms: If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Hematopathology/Cytogenetics Test Request Form (T726) with the specimen (http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/it-mmfiles/hematopathology-request-form.pdf)
Mild OK; Gross reject
|Whole blood||Ambient (preferred)||72 hours|