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Adalimumab Activity and Neutralizing Ab

Components

Name Method Department Units
Adalimumab Activity and Neutralizing Ab Chemiluminescent Immunoassay
Cell Culture
Send Out Titer

Specimen Requirements

Serum Spun

Container Type Container Size Specimen Volume
Preferred

Red tube, (no anticoagulant), No Gel

3 mL 1 mL
Alternate

Gold tube, (SST) with Gel

3.5 mL 1 mL
Alternate

Red Tube (no anticoagulant) with Gel

3 mL 1 mL
Stability

Room temperature - 48 hour(s)
Refrigerated - 4 week(s)
Frozen - 12 month(s)

Specimen Preparation

  • Centrifuge within 2 hours, separate supernatant and refrigerate
  • Avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles

Reasons for Rejection

  • Contamination
  • Hemolyzed specimen
  • Icteric specimen
  • Lipemic specimen

Comments

Collect specimens before adalimumab treatment.

CPT Code

  • 80145