IL28B

Additional Tests Offered (Per Consultation)

TURN AROUND TIME

4-5 Calendar Days

TEST INFO

SAMPLE INFO

Test Name
IL28B
Test Description
Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR); The C polymorphism in rs12979860 is strongly associated with a two fold greater sustained virological response in European, African American, and Hispanic populations. Knowledge of the host genotype of patient
CyberLAB Test Info

Test Name

Test #

IL28B

107

Method Description
  • Real Time PCR
FDA Cleared / Approved
No
CPT Code(s)
  • 81400
STAT Allowed
No
Notes
Setup Daily PM
Draw Status

Living

Pre-Mortem

Sample Volume
Minimum Sample Volume
  • 2 mL
Preferred Sample Volume
  • 5 mL
Sample Type
Acceptable
  • Buccal Swab from Cheek
  • Whole Blood ACD
Preferred
  • Whole Blood EDTA
Sample Stability
  • Ambient - 8 days
  • Frozen - Unacceptable
  • Refrigerated 2-8°C - 8 days
Transport
Refrigerated
Notes
Do not freeze whole blood.Whole blood collected in: ACD solution A (yellow-top) tube or ACD solution B (yellow-top) tubeBuccal swab collected in: DNA Genotek Oracollect Kit or Celera DNA Collection Kit