Flow Cytometry (FC)
Fluorescence-Activated Cell Sorting (FACS); AQP; AQP4; Aquaporin; Devic's Antibody; NMO (Neuromyelitis Optica); NMO-IgG; Optica Neuritis Antibody; Transverse Myelitis ANtibody; Vision Loss Antibody; AntiMOG (Myelin Oligodendrycyte Glycoprotein); MOG Antibody
Mayo Medical Lab
Other Reference Test
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday; 6 P.M.
4-6 mL Blood
Red Top (No Additive)
Room Temp=72 Hours; Refrigerated=28 Days (Preferred); Frozen=28 Days
3 mL Serum
2 mL Serum
Order in Mayolink and send with Mayo courier Monday-Friday.
Ok to send on outpatients and inpatients. NOTE: AntiMOG (Myelin Oligodendrycyte Glycoprotein) or MOG Antibody is a test that is currently being run in the development part of the Neuroimmunology Laboratory on AQP4-IgG negative results. Clients need to have NMOFS already ordered to request the testing. Please note, this testing is currently only being run on serum samples. The lab has a 28 day retention, but would recommend requesting the MOG testing within 7-14 days of ordering, with an accompan