IL28B Polymorphism Assay

Test Method
Real-time PCR using allele-specific probes
Specimen Required
Serum or Plasma
Spec Type Min
500uL
When Tested
Weekly
Turnaround Time
Two Weeks
Normal Ranges
Not Applicable
Reference Ranges
Not Applicable
Cut Off Lower
Not Applicable
Units of Measurement
nucleotide polymorphism
Contact
9342 9615

Infectious Mononucleosis Screen

Test Method
Immunochromatography (ICT)
Specimen Required
Serum (clotted blood) or Blood (EDTA)
When Tested
on request
Turnaround Time
Same Day / Next Day
Reference Ranges
neg
Contact
9342 9644

Influenza virus Serology

Test Method
CFT Total Ab
Specimen Required
Serum (clotted blood)
Spec Type Min
300ul
When Tested
2x Weekly
Reference Ranges
titre <10 neg,
titre 10 low pos,
titre 20 low pos,
titre 40 low pos,
titre 80 pos
Units of Measurement
TITRE
Contact
9342 9647 / 9342 9648

Iron

Test Method
Chemical reaction - Iron reduction.
Specimen Required
Serum (clotted blood) or plasma (Li-heparin).
When Tested
On Request
Turnaround Time
same day / next day
Reference Ranges
Male: 10.0 – 30.0 umol/L. Female: 9.0 – 27.0 umol/L.
Units of Measurement
umol/L.
Contact
9342 9640