Human Immunodeficiency Virus 1 (HIV-1) by Qualitative Transcription-Mediated Amplification (TMA)
Qualitative Transcription-Mediated Amplification
Lavender (EDTA). Also acceptable: Yellow (ACD Solution A), Light Blue (Sodium Citrate), Plasma Preparation Tube (PPT), Plain Red, or Serum Separator Tube (SST).
Separate from cells within 24 hours of collection. Transfer 1.6 mL plasma or 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.
Frozen. Also acceptable: Refrigerated.
Frozen plasma in Plasma Preparation Tube (PPT).
Ambient: 72 hours; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: 35 days
No compliance statements are in use for this test.
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Quest Diagnostics Infectious Disease Inc.