|Test||CD45RO (UCHL-1), IMMUNOHISTOCHEMISTRY STAIN|
|Description||UCHL-1 reacts with thymocytes and activated T cells, but only a subpopulation of resting T cells. This antibody shows virtually no reactivity with B cells, making it a useful marker of T cell malignancies, particularly when used in phenotypic panel with other lymphoid markers.
NOTE: This test is usually ordered in conjunction with a pathology consultation. The pathology professional component will be billed separately by the consulting pathologist.
|Specimen||Formalin-fixed or paraffin-embedded tissue specimen|
|Reference Values||An interpretive report will be provided.|
|Analytic Time||2 Days|
|Day(s) Test Set Up||Monday through Friday|