Specimen Requirements

Title

NS5A 3 HCV RNA GENOTYPE DRUG RESISTANCE

Specimen Requirement

PLASMA COLLECTED IN A FULL PPT TUBE

 

**PLEASE DO NOT ORDER HCV GENOTYPE WITH THIS TEST IF YOU ALREADY KNOW THE GENOTYPE OF THE PATIENT. IT WILL DELAY TESTING.**

Methodology

Stability

Room Temperature: 72 hours; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 42 days

Reference Range

By Report*

Turnaround

SET UP TUESDAYS ONLY; 4-11 DAYS

Clinical Use

MUST HAVE GENOTYPE 3!!!

Test Code

HCGT3