3-5 mL Blood
Red Top (No Additive)
Collect Monday-Friday before 1200. It is not recommended to collect on weekends or holidays. RCH Renal Transplant Coordinator must submit a completed UCSD Immunogenetics requisition with specimen to lab.
Specimens >1 week old; Hemolyzed
3 mL Blood
5 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 Renal Transplant Coordinators at x223215.