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IA (Islet Antigen) -2 Antibody
Collect: Serum Separator Tube (SST) OR Plain Red - 0.5 ml serum.
Specimen Preparation: : Allow specimen to clot completely at room temperature . Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer serum to a Standard Transport Tube.
Storage/Transport Temperature: Refrigerated.
Unacceptable Conditions: Plasma. Hemolyzed or lipemic specimens.
Stability: After separation from cells: Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 2 months