HLA Antibody Screening

Immunogenetics Core Test Offerings

TURN AROUND TIME

30 Weekdays

TEST INFO

SAMPLE INFO

Test Name
HLA Antibody Screening
Test Site
  • Colorado
Test Description
Detection of panel reactive HLA IgG antibodies (PRA) to HLA Class I & II molecules. The test determines if a patient is positive or negtive for Class I & II HLA specific antibodies.
CyberLAB Test Info

Test Name

Test #

Ab DETECTION, LUMINEX, NR

261

PRA CLASS I LUMINEX, NR

267

PRA CLASS II LUMINEX, NR

268

Method Description
  • Immunoassay
FDA Cleared / Approved
No
STAT Allowed
Yes
Notes
Used for non-renal transplant patients|Avoid lipemic and grossly hemolyzed samples
Draw Status

Non-Renal Transplant

Sample Volume
Minimum Sample Volume
  • Serum: 500 uL
  • Red Top: 2 mL
Preferred Sample Volume
  • Red Top: 10 mL
Sample Type
Acceptable
  • Serum - Red/Gray (Tiger) Top Tube
Preferred
  • Serum - Red Top Tube
Sample Stability
  • Frozen at -20°C - 2 Years (Serum)
  • Refrigerated 2-8°C - 48 hours
Transport
  • Refrigerated 2-8°C – Up to 48 Hours
Notes
Send frozen sera on dry ice or Unopened Red Top Tube