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Anti-Myelin Associated Glycoproteins (Anti-MAG)

Test Name

Anti-Myelin Associated Glycoproteins (Anti-MAG)

Gold Tube Specimen Type / Requirements

Container Type = 1 Gold Top

Minimum Volume = 3 ml Serum (SST)

Tubes must fill to at least ½ or greater of its vacuum capacity

Specimen Handling

Collection Instructions: Serum collected with or without gel separator. Ensure sample is mixed appropriately. Please contact our Biochemist Dr Pasic on 416-530-6263 for approval prior to ordering this test. Write your initials, date and time of collection on the collection label.

Laboratory Staff Instructions: Separate from cells within 2 hours of collection. Store and send frozen.

Rejection Criteria: Plasma, Gross hemolysis, Unlabeled or Not Sufficient Quantity Samples will be rejected.

Transportation: Send sample to core lab as soon as possible.

Required Documentation

Turnaround Time (TAT)

5-7 Days

Test Utilization

Routine

Reference Value

See Interpretative Report

Test Code

MISCS

Methodology

Cell Based Assay

Testing Location

Referred Out – AB, Canada (ROMIT17)

Other Information

Last Updated: October 08, 2019