Providing prognostic information in patients with newly diagnosed B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
1. Invert the tube several times to mix blood.
2. Send specimens in the original collection tube.
3. Label specimen with source.
4. Specimen must arrive at Mayo Clinic Laboratories within 72 hours of collection.
Lavender (EDTA) tube
Yellow (ACD) tube
Refrigerated (preferred) - 7 days
Ambient - 7 days
Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) and Next-Generation Sequencing for IGH Somatic Mutation Status in CLL
An interpretive report will be provided