Newborn Screening Hemoglobinopathy Laboratory
Other Reference Test
Newborn: 1.5-3 mL Whole Blood; Infant/Child 6 Months or Older or Adult: 2.5-5 mL
Newborn: 3 mL Whole Blood; Infant/Child 6 Months or Older or Adult: 5 mL
Newborn: 1.5 mL Whole Blood; Infant/Child 6 Months or Older or Adult: 2.5 mL
Insert the specimen tubes into a Biohazard plastic bag with absorbent material (paper towel) and seal the bag. Complete the intake form and insert it into the outside pouch of the plastic biohazard bag. Insert the sealed plastic bag into the shipping envelope and seal it. Place the shipping envelope for GLS pickup Monday-Friday. If unable to ship sample(s) same day, refrigerate samples until next shipment date. Shipping Address: Hemoglobin Reference Laboratory Children's Hospital & Research Center at Oakland Attn: Mahin Azimi 747-52nd Street, Oakland, CA 94609. (510) 450-7688.