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Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Screen

Order Code CH755
Turnaround Time 8 days
Test Includes

Components: CFTR gene targeted mutation analysis

Specimen Requirements
Specimen Source
Whole blood
Transport Container
(Specimen Container)

EDTA (lavender-top) tube

Preferred Specimens
Whole blood
Minimum Volume (uL)
Collection Instructions
(Transport Temperature)
Transport at Room Temperature
Specimen Stability
Temperature Period
Room temperature 8 days
Refrigerated 8 days
Frozen Unacceptable
Reject Criteria

Received frozen

Special Instructions

Whole blood: Normal phlebotomy procedure. Specimen stability is crucial. Store and ship room temperature immediately. Do not freeze. For prenatal diagnosis, please use test Cystic Fibrosis DNA Analysis, Fetus.

Test Details