Quantitative Cell Based Assay
New York DOH Approval Status
Serum separator tube (SST).
New York State Clients: Plain red.
Protect from light. Allow specimen to clot for 30 minutes and separate from cells. Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Amber Transport Tube (ARUP supply #54457) available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect™ or contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787. (Min: 0.5 mL)
New York State Clients: Transfer 1.2 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min. 0.6 mL)
Test is not performed at ARUP; separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.
Grossly hemolyzed or lipemic specimens. Specimens not protected from light.
Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 3 weeks
New York State Clients: Ambient: 6 hours; Refrigerated: 4 days; Frozen: 1 month
Effective July 16, 2012
Performed by non-ARUP Laboratory
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|2006983||Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic Acid), Serum||2722-7|