WNV NAT

Infectious Disease Core Test Offerings

TURN AROUND TIME

8-12 Hours

TEST INFO

SAMPLE INFO

Test Name
WNV NAT
Test Site
  • Colorado
  • Pennsylvania
Test Description
Qualitative nucleic acid assay screen for WNV( West Nile Virus) RNA
CyberLAB Test Info

Test Name

Test #

WNV TMA:SINGLET

3722

WNV TMA:SINGLET RESULT

9235

Method Description
  • Transcription Mediated Amplification(TMA)
FDA Cleared / Approved
Yes
CPT Code(s)
  • 87797
STAT Allowed
Yes
Download(s)
Draw Status

Living

Pre-Mortem

Sample Volume
Minimum Sample Volume
  • Plasma: 1 mL
Preferred Sample Volume
  • Plasma: 2 mL
Sample Type
Acceptable
  • Plasma, ACD - Yellow Top Tube
  • Plasma, EDTA - Lavender Top Tube
  • Plasma, Lithium Heparin - Green Top Tube
  • Plasma, Sodium Citrate - Blue Top Tube
  • Plasma, Sodium Heparin - Green Top Tube
Sample Handling
Must be centrifuged within 72 hours of collection. Do not freeze whole blood. |Living serum is not suitable for testing.
Sample Stability
  • 25°C to 30°C - 24 hours
  • Frozen at -20°C - 9 months
  • Frozen at -70°C - 15 months
  • Less than 25°C - 72 hours
  • Refrigerated 2-8°C - 8 days
Transport
  • Frozen at -20°C - Greater than 8 Days
  • Less than 25°C - Up to 72 Hours
  • Refrigerated 2-8°C - Up to 8 Days
Notes
Samples may only be exposed to temperatures up to 30°C for a total of 24 hours during storage.