STREPTOCOCCUS PNEUMONIAE ANTIBODIES, IGG (14 SEROTYPES)
Specimen Collection Requirements
Serum, one gold (SST) top tube
Separate serum from cells ASAP. Pre and post pneumococcal vaccine specimens can be submitted separately or together for testing. Post specimen should be drawn 30 days after immunization and, if shipped separately, must be received within 60 days of pre specimen. Please clearly mark specimens Pre-Vaccine or Post-Vaccine so that specimens will be saved and tested simultaneously.
Plasma or other body fluids, severely lipemic, contaminated or hemolyzed specimens
AFTER SEPARATION FROM CELLS: Ambient: 2 days; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year, avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles
Quantitative Multiplex Bead Assay
Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:41:52 AM