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Test Catalog

Test ID: JAK2V    
JAK2 V617F Mutation Detection, Varies

Specimen Type Describes the specimen type validated for testing

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Specimen Required Defines the optimal specimen required to perform the test and the preferred volume to complete testing

Specimen Type: Extracted DNA from blood or bone marrow

Container/Tube: 1.5- to 2-mL tube with indication of volume and concentration of the DNA

Specimen Volume: Entire specimen

Collection Instructions: Label specimen as extracted DNA from blood or bone marrow and indicate volume and concentration of the DNA.

Specimen Stability Information: Refrigerated/Ambient

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Forms

1. Hematopathology Patient Information (T676) in Special Instructions

2. If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Hematopathology/Cytogenetics Test Request (T726) with the specimen.

Specimen Minimum Volume Defines the amount of sample necessary to provide a clinically relevant result as determined by the Testing Laboratory

Extracted DNA from blood or bone marrow: 50 microliter at 20 ng/microliter

Reject Due To Identifies specimen types and conditions that may cause the specimen to be rejected

Other Bone marrow biopsies, slides, paraffin shavings Frozen tissues and paraffin-embedded tissues Paraffin-embedded bone marrow aspirates Moderately to severely clotted

Specimen Stability Information Provides a description of the temperatures required to transport a specimen to the performing laboratory, alternate acceptable temperatures are also included

Specimen TypeTemperatureTimeSpecial Container
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