GAD-65 (GLUTAMIC ACID DECARBOXYLASE) AUTOANTIBODY

SPECIMEN: 2 ML SERUM

CONTAINER TYPE: SERUM (SST) / TIGER-TOP TUBE / TIGER-TOP TUBE

MINIMUM VOLUME: 1 ML

TRANSPORT: FREEZE; COLLECT SPECIMEN PER TUBE MANUFACTURER INSTRUCTIONS. CENTRIFUGE SAMPLE, SEPARATE SERUM FROM CELLS ASAP. ALIQUOT AND FREEZE. PATIENT SHOULD NOT BE ADMINISTERED RADIOISOTOPES WITHIN 24 HOURS PRECEDING VENIPUNCTURE.