Leptin, Serum/Plasma Test (2500SP)
||Endocrinology; This test is New York State approved.
||Quantitative Multiplex Bead Immunoassay
||1 mL Serum or Plasma
||Plastic container (preservative-free)
||Serum: Collect sample in Red top tube or Polymer gel separation tube (SST)
Plasma: Collect sample in Lavender top tube (EDTA).
Patient must fast overnight prior to collection.
Non-fasting specimens are not acceptable. Icteric or severely hemolyzed specimens are not acceptable.
Promptly centrifuge and separate Serum or Plasma into a plastic screw capped vial
using approved guidelines.
|Light Protection Required
||Room Temperature: 1 day(s)
Refrigerated: 2 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 30 day(s)
||Received Room Temperature. Received Refrigerated.
|Day(s) Test Set-up / TAT
||[Quant Multiplex Bead IA] Tuesday Thursday / 5 days
|Test Summary Sheet
*Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.
**Stated minimum volume allows for a single analysis. Repeat analysis will not be performed.