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Sex Hormone Binding Globulin
78The SHBG assay is indicated for use in the assessment of androgen disorders The SHBG assay is a paramagnetic particle, chemiluminescent immunoassay for the quantitative determination of Sex Hormone Binding Globulin levels in human serum.
|Methodology:||Quantitative Electrochemiluminescent Immunoassay|
Collect: Serum Separator Tube (SST) - 0.5 ml
Specimen Preparation: Serum free from hemolysis is the recommended specimens. Allow blood samples to clot (15 mins). Separate the serum from the cells by centrifuging for 10 minutes. Store serum at 2-8°C until analysis.
Storage/Transport Temperature: Refrigerated.
Stability: If the assay will not be completed within 8 hours Refrigerate at 2-8 °C for shipment of samples, if the sample will not be completed within 7 days Freeze at --20°C up to 2 months .
At Accu Reference: Refrigerated -7 days: Frozen- 1 month
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