Submit a formalin-fixed, paraffin embedded tissue block
Formalin-fixed, paraffin embedded (FFPE) tissue block
FFPE tissue section mounted on a charged, unstained slide
In situ hybridization and microscopic examination
If requested, an interpretive report will be provided
EBV (EBER; Epstein-Barr Virus Early RNA)+R40 RNA probe
Recognizes early RNA transcript of EBV infection The RNA transcript accumulates in nuclei of actively infected cells
1. Ambinder RF et al: Epstein-Barr-encoded RNA in situ hybridization: diagnostic applications. Human Pathol 25:602-605, 1994.
2. Randhawa P.S et al: Recurrent Epstein-Barr virus-associated lesions in organ transplant recipients. Hum Pathol. Feb;27(2):157-64. 1996.