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Bordetella pertussis Antibody, IgG by ELISA with Reflex to Immunoblot
|Methodology:||Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay|
Collect: Serum Separator Tube (SST) - 1 ml serum
Specimen Preparation: Allow specimen to clot completely at room temperature Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection
Storage/Transport Temperature: Refrigerated.
Stability After separation from cells: Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 1 month (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles)