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Test ID: DLL3    
Delta-Like 3 Protein (SP347), Semi-Quantitative Immunohistochemistry, Manual, Tissue

Specimen Type Describes the specimen type validated for testing

Special

Shipping Instructions

Attach the green pathology address label included in the kit to the outside of the transport container.

Necessary Information

A pathology/diagnostic report and a brief history are required.

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

Specimen Type: Tissue

Supplies:

-Pathology Packaging Kit (T554)

-Immunostain Technical Only Envelope (T693)

Container/Tube: Immunostain Technical Only Envelope

Collection Instructions: Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue block; or 3 unstained glass, “positively charged” slides with 4-microns, formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue

Additional Information: One slide will be stained with hematoxylin and eosin and returned.

Forms

If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Immunohistochemical (IHC)/In Situ Hybridization (ISH) Stains Request (T763) with the specimen.

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

Wet/frozen tissue
Cytology smears
Nonformalin fixed tissue
Nonparaffin embedded tissue
Noncharged slides
ProbeOn slides
Reject
 

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
SpecialAmbient (preferred)
 Refrigerated