Quantitative Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction
Detect and quantitate RUNX1-RUNX1T1 fusions arising from t(8;21) in acute myeloid leukemia (AML).
Interpretive report provided.
6 - 8 days
Collect blood in a lavender top tube. Send specimen intact as whole blood to Specimen Processing, refrigerated. Tube must be received by ARUP within 48 hours of collection. Draw Mon-Fri (before 12:00 pm on Friday) only.
Must be kept refrigerated. Specimen stability is 1 hour at room temp. Extracted RNA is a strict frozen
Test sent to ARUP Laboratories.