HIV-1/2+O

Infectious Disease Core Test Offerings

TURN AROUND TIME

8-12 Hours

TEST INFO

SAMPLE INFO

Test Name
HIV-1/2+O
Alternate Name(s)
  • HIV-1/HIV-2 Plus O
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus Types 1 and 2
Test Site
  • Colorado
  • Pennsylvania
Test Description
Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA) for antibody detection of HIV-1 (groups M and O) and HIV-2.
CyberLAB Test Info

Test Name

Test #

HIV 1&2 Ab

3521

Method Description
  • EIA
FDA Cleared / Approved
Yes
CPT Code(s)
  • 86703
STAT Allowed
Yes
Draw Status

Cadaveric

Sample Volume
Minimum Sample Volume
  • Serum: 300 uL
Preferred Sample Volume
  • Serum: 500 uL
Sample Type
Acceptable
  • Serum - Gold Top Tube
  • Serum - Red/Gray (Tiger) Top Tube
Preferred
  • Serum - Red Top Tube
Sample Handling
Centrifuge and separate serum from cells and transfer to plastic vials; do not freeze whole blood.
Sample Stability
  • Frozen at -20°C - Indefinite
  • Refrigerated 2-8°C - 7 days
Transport
  • Ambient or Refrigerated 2-8°C – Up to 7 Days
  • Frozen at -20°C – Greater than 7 Days
Shippers
Acceptable
  • 2-8°C STAT Organ Shipper
  • 2-8°C IDM/Micro Combo NanoCool Shipper
  • Ambient 160-Tube Bulk Shipper
  • Ambient 36-Tube Bulk Shipper
  • Ambient 6-Tube Shipper
Preferred
  • 2-8°C Wet Ice Shipper
  • 2-8°C NanoCool Shipper
Notes
Cadaveric plasma is not suitable for this test