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vCD3CTU

Alternative Names:vCD3 T-cell enumeration (CTU)
Viable CD3 enumeration (CTU)
Laboratory:Haematology
Test Code:vCD3CTU
Specimen Types:Blood
Cell Therapy Apheresis Collection
Container Types:
EDTA 3 mL
Adults Volume or Mass:1 mL
Minimum/Paediatric Volume or Mass:1 mL
Collection & Request Instructions:

Peripheral Blood (Pre): Samples must be marked ‘Urgent’ and sent to the laboratory as soon as possible.

Samples will not normally be accepted after 5pm Monday-Friday. All out-of-hours testing requires notification to the Haematology Laboratory Managers (ext 62468)

Cell Therapy Apheresis (bag) collections: Samples must be marked ‘Urgent’ and sent to the laboratory as soon as possible.

Samples will not normally be accepted after 5pm Monday-Friday. All out-of-hours testing requires notification to the Haematology Laboratory Managers (ext 62468)

Cryopreserved QC vials: Testing is pre-arranged with Flow Cytometry Lab (ext 63616).

Transport Instructions between Sites and/or Laboratories:

Peripheral Blood: Room temperature

Cell Therapy Apheresis (bag) collections: Room temperature

Cryopreserved QC vials: Must be transported and received frozen.

Assay Frequency:Weekdays