Order extraction of RNA from specimens for possible add-on testing at ARUP Laboratories. Extracted specimens will be frozen and held for 6 months.
New York DOH Approval Status
Lavender (EDTA), or bone marrow (EDTA)
Do not freeze. Transport 5 mL whole blood. (Min: 1 mL) OR Transport 3 mL bone marrow. (Min: 1 mL)
Specimens must be received within 48 hours of collection due to lability of RNA.
Ambient: 4 hours; Refrigerated: 72 hours; Frozen: Unacceptable
RNA will be held for 6 months for possible add-on testing. Extracted RNA is used exclusively for ARUP testing and will not be sent back to clients or forwarded to vendor laboratories.
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|0040131||RNA Extract and Storage|
|2014548||RNA EXT Specimen|