Sample Logistics


Call for sample pickup. Our logistic personnel will pick up the specimen at your specified location from 7am-5pm Monday through Friday. Saturday pick up is amenable with prior scheduling and confirmation. Patient basic data will be gathered on site. Samples are collected, kept and monitored at proper temperatures below throughout transportation.


ItemsSample SourceSample CollectionTransport Temp (°C)
Prenatal BoBs™ ServiceAmniotic Fluid3-5 ml in a sterile tubeRT within 24 hours
2-8°C beyond 24 hours
Prenatal BoBs™ ServiceChorionic VilliAt least 1 villus in a sterile tubeRT within 24 hours
2-8°C beyond 24 hours
KaryoLite BoBs™ ServiceBlastomere at
day 3 or 5
1-2 cells per embryo in PCR tube2-8°C within 24 hours
KaryoLite BoBs™ ServiceProduct of Conception (POC)10-20 mg fetal tissue in sterile containerRT within 24 hours
Circulating Tumor
DNA Service
Whole blood4 ml in EDTA tubeRT
Circulating Cell-Free
Fetal DNA Service
Maternal whole blood10 ml in Streck BCT® tubeRT
Circulating Extravillous Trophoblast ServiceWhole blood 7 ml in ACD tubeRT within 6 hours
Circulating fNBRC Trophoblast ServiceWhole blood 7 ml in ACD tubeRT within 6 hours
Circulating Endothelial Progenitor Cell ServiceWhole blood 7.5 ml in Na-heparin tubeRT within 12 hours
Circulating Tumor Cell ServiceWhole blood 7.5 ml in K2-EDTA tubeRT within 6 hours
ACTN4 Tissue Biomarker ServiceTissue block/sectionParaffin block/glass slideRT
mutaFISH™ Tissue
Service
Fresh frozen tissue or FFPE tissueA minimum of 4 tissue slides: 1 H&E stained slide with circled area of interest, and 3 blank slidesFresh frozen tissue slide in dry ice. H&E and FFPE tissue slides in 4°C or RT depending on its previously stored temperature
FFPE Tumor Tissue
DNA Service
FFPE tissue3 unstained, positively charged sequential sections from 10% formalin fixed, paraffin embedded (FFPE) tissue block. Preferred tissue fixation is 6-48hours. Recommended tissue section thickness is 4-5 microns.RT
Germline Genetic
Testing Service
Whole blood4 ml in K2-EDTA tubeRT

    Note:
    RT: room temperature

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