Other Reference Test
(one) 1.8 mL or (one) 2.7 mL Blood
Sodium Citrate Blue-Top Tube
Collection Instructions: Collect the patient's whole blood in a 3.2% sodium citrate tube. Samples that exceed 7.3% sodium citrate cannot be evaluated and may require patient redraw. NOTE: When drawing blood for the AAV5 DetectCDx test, universal precautions for bloodborne pathogens should be observed.
Room Temp: 72 hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Undetermined
Hemolyzed; Lipemic specimens
1 mL Plasma
0.5 mL Plasma
Separate from cells ASAP or within 72 hours of collection. Complete an ARUP requisition form and submit with sample frozen. Send sample with Apollo courier daily pick up.
Test validated for male patients only. AAV5 DetectCDx is offered at no cost to evaluate eligibility for an FDA-approved indication. While the assay is provided at no cost, any other expenses, charges, services, costs, materials, or lab work that are not provided by ARUP are not covered under this program. No patient, private health plan, government health program, or any other individual or entity shall be billed for this serotype test and no reimbursement will be sought for any tests or materials provided at no cost in connection with such test. Access to the test at no cost is not contingent upon the recommendation, ordering, prescription, or purchase of any other product or service.