|Methodology:||Polymerase Chain Reaction|
Collect: Lavender-top (EDTA) - 1.5 ml. plasma
Specimen Preparation: Centrifuge sample within 6 hours of collection. Transfer plasma to a Standard Transport Tube and freeze.
Storage/Transport Temperature: CRITICALLY FROZEN
Stability: After separation of cells: Frozen: 1 week
NOTE: * This test is not available for New York patients, please refer to test code V190 for specimen requirements.*
Accu Reference Medical Laboratory
|Test Panel Components||HIV-1 Genotypic Drug Resistance Sequencing detects viral genomic mutations known to confer resistance to antiretroviral therapies and provides an estimate of susceptibility to medications including: NRTI CLASS; NNRTI CLASS; PI+CLASS|