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Lab Test Dictionary

Single Antigen Screen/Identification, Class II (HLA Antibody)

Methodology

Array Beads Multi-Analyte System


Specimen Type

Whole Blood

Performing Lab

UCSD Immunogenetics


Epic ID

LAB04018

Lab Test Days

Monday-Friday

Standard TAT

1 Week


Collection Information

Specimen Required

1.5-5 mL Blood (1-2 mL Blood for Infants and small children)

Container Type

Red Top (No Additive)

Collection Instructions

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.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Ambient-Only

Rejection Criteria

Specimens >1 week old; Hemolyzed

Test Volume Required

5 mL Blood (2 mL Blood for Infants and small children)

Minimum Test Volume

1.5 mL Blood (1 mL Blood for Infants and small children)

Processing Instructions

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 is recommended. If specimen is received without a completed UCSD Immunogenetics requisition, contact RCH Heart Transplant Coordinator and/or transplant admin x228241 or Renal Transplant Coordinators at x223215.


Revised

04-13-20

Initials

SL