Hypocretin, Orexin, Hypocretin-1, Orexin-A
Mayo Medical Lab
Third Tuesday of every month; 8 a.m.
1. Obtain aliquot from second collection vial (preferred not required). 2. Hemolyzed specimens will give false-positive results. Specimens should be centrifuged to remove any red cells prior to shipping.
1.5mL of CSF
.5mL of CSF
Order in Mayolink and send with Mayo courier Monday-Friday.