Panel Reactive Antibodies
3-5 mL Blood
Red Top (No Additive)
Collect Monday-Friday before 1200. It is not recommended to collect on weekends or holidays. RCH Heart or Renal Transplant Coordinator must submit a completed UCSD Immunogenetics requisition with specimen to lab.
Room Temp: 1 Week; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Unacceptable
Specimens >1 Week old; Hemolyzed
5 mL Blood
3 mL Blood
DO NOT CENTRIFUGE. Submit a completed UCSD Immunogenetics requisition with specimen room temp Monday-Friday before 1400. Deliver to UCSD within 24 hours of collection. If specimen is received without a completed UCSD Immunogenetics requisition, contact RCH Heart Transplant Coordinator and/or transplant admin at x228241 or Renal Transplant Coordinators at x223215.