|Test||T-CELL RECEPTOR GENE REARRANGEMENT, POLYMERASE CHAIN REACTION (PCR), BLOOD|
|Methodology||DNA Extracted for Analysis/Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
(PCR is utilized pursuant to a license agreement
with Roche Molecular Systems, Inc. and InVivoScribe
|Description||Determining whether a T-cell population is polyclonal or monoclonal|
|Specimen||Specimen must include a "Hematopathology/Molecular Oncology/Cytogenetics Request Form" with relevant clinical information and cytogenetics results, if available.
Specimen must arrive within 96 hours of collection.
|Reference Values||An interpretive report will be issued.
Positive, negative, or indeterminate for a clonal T-cell population.
|Analytic Time||5 days|
|Day(s) Test Set Up||Monday through Friday|
81340 T cell antigen receptor, beta
81342 T cell receptor, gamma