Testing performed on Beckman Coulter Access2 Immunoassay Systems with serum testing.
Used most often to diagnose a heart attack.
Specimen Storage and Stability
Store samples tightly stoppered at room temperature (15-25C) for up to 4 hours. If the assay will not be completed within 4 hours, refrigerate the samples at 2-8C. If the assay will not be complete within 48 hours, freeze at -20C or colder.
Specimen Collection and Preparation
Serum sample either Gold or Tiger SST recommended. Allow serum sample to clot completely before centrifugation in a vertical, closure up position. Keep tubes always stoppered. Physically separate serum from red blood cells ASAP.
Monday - Saturday, 16 hours a day.
Result available after getting the specimen in 5 hours.
STAT results available within 2 hours of receipt in the Laboratory.
*NOTE: All Specimen Refrigerated (2-8°C) for 7 days only.
Vibra Health Laboratory
Phone: (248) 846-0663
1307 Allen Dr, Suite A, Troy, MI 48083