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JAK2, V617F Mutation Analysis, Qualitative , New York State
|Methodology:||Allele-specific polymerase chain reaction (PCR); capillary electrophoresis|
Collect: Lavender-top (EDTA) tube OR Green-top (sodium heparin) tube - 3 ml whole blood; OR Bone Marrow - 1 ml.
Specimen Preparation: Transport Original Tube with blood or bone marrow in a Sterile Container.
Storage/Transport Temperature: Room Temperature.
Stability: Room Temperature : 48 hours
Causes for Rejection: Sample greater than 72 hours old; clotted blood
NOTE: * This test is approved for New York patients ONLY, please refer to test code 6170 for specimen requirements for all other States . *
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