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Apo E Genotype

Laboratory:Clinical Biochemistry
Test Code:APOE
Specimen Types:Blood
Container Types:
EDTA 3 mL
Collection & Request Instructions:A separate container is required for this test.

 

Apo E Genotyping is performed in patients with Type III hyperlipidaemia and has a role in identifying those at risk of Alzheimer's disease. 

Transport Instructions between Sites and/or Laboratories:Room Temperature
Assay Frequency:Monthly
External Laboratory:St Vincent's Pathology