Microscope

Immunosuppression Panels

BKV and CMV Combo Viral Load

  • Viral load testing for BK virus (BKV) and Cytomegalovirus (CMV)

Specimen Requirements

  • 2x3 ml EDTA blood

  • 2 ml EDTA plasma
     

LAT (Laboratory turnaround time)

  • 3 days

CMV Viral Load

Specimen Requirements

  • 2x3 ml EDTA blood

  • 2 ml EDTA plasma
     

LAT (Laboratory turnaround time)

  • 3 days

BKV Viral Load

Specimen Requirements

  • 2x3 ml EDTA blood

  • 2 ml EDTA plasma

  • 3 to 5 ml urine
     

LAT (Laboratory turnaround time)

  • 3 days

Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) Viral Load

Specimen Requirements

  • 2x3 ml EDTA blood

  • 2 ml EDTA plasma
     

LAT (Laboratory turnaround time)

  • 3 days

Adenovirus Viral Load

Specimen Requirements

  • 2x3 ml EDTA blood

  • 2 ml EDTA plasma
     

LAT (Laboratory turnaround time)

  • 3 days

Quantiferon Monitor Assay

  • Assesses cell-mediated immune response

  • Provides non-pathogen specific immune monitoring

  • Complements pathogen specific monitoring

  • Aids in clinical management of solid organ transplant patients

Specimen Requirements

  • 3 ml heparinized blood

    • Do not refrigerate/freeze sample

    • Sample not more than 12 hours
       

LAT (Laboratory turnaround time)

  • 5 days

Quantiferon CMV Assay
 

  • Predicting the risk of new and recurrent CMV

  • Guiding therapeutic decision-making

Specimen Requirements

  • 2x3 ml heparinized blood

    • Do not refrigerate/freeze sample

    • Sample not more than 12 hours
       

LAT (Laboratory turnaround time)

  • 5 days

Transplant Package 1
 

  • BKV Viral Load

  • CMV Viral Load

  • Quantiferon Monitor Assay

Specimen Requirements

  • 2x3 ml EDTA blood & 3 ml heparinized blood
     

LAT (Laboratory turnaround time)

  • 5 days

Transplant Package 2
 

  • BKV Viral Load

  • CMV Viral Load

  • Quantiferon CMV Assay

Specimen Requirements

  • 2x3 ml EDTA blood & 2x3 ml heparinized blood
     

LAT (Laboratory turnaround time)

  • 5 days

Transplant Package 3
 

  • BKV Viral Load

  • CMV Viral Load

  • Quantiferon Monitor Assay

  • Quantiferon CMV Assay

Specimen Requirements

  • 2x3 ml EDTA blood & 3x3 ml heparinized blood
     

LAT (Laboratory turnaround time)

  • 5 days