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Transforming Growth Factor beta, Plasma
0051690
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
TGFB PLA
Methodology
Quantitative Multiplex Bead Assay
Performed
Tue
Reported
1-8 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Green (lithium heparin). 
Specimen Preparation
Separate plasma from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min 0.3 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Contaminated, severely hemolyzed, heat-inactivated or grossly lipemic specimens. 
Remarks
 
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 30 minutes; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 1 year 
Reference Interval
463-5423 pg/mL
Interpretive Data
Results are intended for research purposes or in attempts to understand the pathophysiology of unusual immune or inflammatory disorders.

Compliance Statement B: This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has not approved or cleared this test; however, FDA clearance or approval is not currently required for clinical use. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions.

Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0051697Transforming Growth Factor beta, Plasma49853-5
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Aliases
  • cytokine
  • cytokines
  • Plasma TGFB1
  • TGF-beta 1
  • TGFbeta1