HTLV I/II Immunoblot

Additional Tests Offered (Per Consultation)

TURN AROUND TIME

1 Day Tue, Thu

TEST INFO

SAMPLE INFO

Test Name
HTLV I/II Immunoblot
Alternate Name(s)
  • MP Diagnostics HTLV Blot 2.4
Test Site
  • Reference Laboratory
Test Description
MP Diagnostics HTLV Blot 2.4 is a qualitative enzyme immunoassay intended for confirming the presence of and differentiating antibodies to HTLV-I and HTLV-II in human serum and plasma. It is intended for use as a supplemental (additional, more specific) test for human serum and plasma samples with repeatedly reactive results by an FDA licensed HTLV-I/II donor screening test.
CyberLAB Test Info

Test Name

Test #

HTLV - I/II IMMUNOBLOT

3540

Method Description
  • Immunoblot
FDA Cleared / Approved
Yes
CPT Code(s)
  • 86689
STAT Allowed
No
Notes
Setup Tuesday/Thursday
Download(s)
Draw Status

Cadaveric

Living

Sample Volume
Minimum Sample Volume
  • 0.5 mL
Sample Type
Acceptable
  • Plasma, EDTA - Lavender Top Tube
  • Serum - Red Top Tube
  • Serum - Serum Separator Tube
Sample Handling
Do not freeze whole blood; Centrifuge and separate serum/plasma from cells whenever possible.
Sample Stability
  • Frozen at -20°C - Indefinite
  • Refrigerated 2-8°C - 7 days
Transport
  • Frozen at -20°C – Greater than 7 Days
  • Refrigerated 2-8°C – Up to 7 Days