IRON AND TRANSFERRIN w/ %SATURATION (903307)
1 mL refrigerated serum (0.5 mL minimum).Collect in barrier tube. Spin and separate the serum as soon as possible after clot formation (preferably within 45 minutes after collection). Be srue barrier forms a complete separation between serum and cells. Avoid hemolysis. [Test includes Iron, Transferrin, and % Saturation.]
Room Temperature: 4 Days Refrigerated: 7 Days Frozen: 6 Months
Minimum Collection Volume:
0.5 mL refrigerated serum
Photometric & Immunoturbidimetric
Serum: Barrier or plain red-top tube, be sure to serum is separated from cells within 45 minutes.
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