Use to detect HLA antibodies for solid organ and stem cell transplantation.
Multiplex Bead Assay
Transfer 5 mL serum to ARUP Standard Transport Tubes. (Min. 2 mL)
Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 1 month; Frozen: 2 years
Background Information for HLA Antibody Detection:
Purpose: To detect HLA Class I IgG antibody.
Analytical Sensitivity & Specificity: More sensitive than conventional lymphocyte cytotoxicity procedures.
Limitations: Only detects IgG antibody isotype; IgM antibody not detected
Test Results: Results are reported as panel reactive (PRA) present or absent and do not provide a specificity.
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|0095858||HLA Antibody Screen Interpretation||62364-5|
|2002804||HLA Class I Antibody||72322-1|
- Histocompatibility testing
- Tissue typing