Detect JC virus in CSF, serum, or urine specimens.
Qualitative Polymerase Chain Reaction
Mon, Wed, Fri
New York DOH Approval Status
Lavender (EDTA), pink (K2EDTA) or serum separator tube. OR CSF or urine.
Separate serum or plasma from cells. Transfer 1 mL serum, plasma, CSF or urine to a sterile container. (Min: 0.5 mL)
Heparinized specimens, tissues in optimal cutting temperature compound.
Specimen source required.
Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: 30 days
This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. It has not been cleared or approved by the US Food and Drug Administration. This test was performed in a CLIA certified laboratory and is intended for clinical purposes.
Laboratory Developed Test (LDT)
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|0060769||JC Virus Source||31208-2|
|0099169||JC Virus by PCR||42921-7|
- JC Virus PCR
- John Cunningham Virus