CD119 (IFN gamma R alpha);Flow Cytometry (IFN gamma R alpha)
National Jewish Cytokines
Other Reference Test
6-10 mL Whole Blood
Dark Green (Sodium Heparin)
Collect Monday-Thursday 0800-1300 only, no weekends or holidays. Whole blood collected in a lithium heparin (green-top) tube is also acceptable.
Room Temp=24 Hour; Refrigerated=Unacceptable; Frozen=Unacceptable
Frozen; Clotted; Hemolyzed; Centrifuge specimens; Anticoagulants other than heparin; Specimens >24 hours old
10 mL Whole Blood
6 mL Whole Blood
DO NOT centrifuge. Complete a National Jewish Cytokines requisition and submit with specimen room temp Monday-Thursday only, no weekends or holidays. Specimen must arrive same day within 24 hours of collection.
Insurance authorization is required prior to draw for Outpatients. Ok to send on Inpatients.