Research Use Only
6 - 10 days
- Factor 10 Antigen
- Factor X Antigen
Collect specimen in blue top (citrate) tube. Centrifuge, aliquot plasma into a plastic vial, and freeze the specimen within 2 hours of collection. Transport frozen specimen on dry ice. Proper collection and handling of specimens is critical; see Coagulation tab of the handbook to ensure that the proper technique is used.
Citrated plasma samples should be collected by double centrifugation. Stable at room temp for 8 hours.
Test sent to Mayo Medical Laboratories; performed by Esoterix Coagulation.