Green (Na Heparin) and Red
10.0 mL(Green - Na heparin) & 2.0 mL(red)
5.0 mL(Green - Na heparin) & 1.0 mL(red)
Transport and Store at room temperature. DO NOT FREEZE.
24 hours @ room temperature
Refrigerate if delay in transport > 24 hours. If sending specimen from outside CHOP, send at room temperature by overnight courier (Mon-Thurs only).
Enzymes Available (Testing on Serum): β-galactosidase (I Cell Disease); β-hexosaminidase total (I Cell Disease, Sandhoff Disease); α-fucosidase (I Cell Disease); β-glucuronidase (I Cell Disease); N-acetyl-alpha-glucosaminidase (Sanfillipo Type B)
Enzymes Available (Testing on Leukocytes): β-Galactosidase (GM1 gangliosidosis); α-galactosidase (Fabry); β-hexosaminidase A and total (Tay-Sachs & variants); α-mannosidase, β-mannosidase (Mannosidosis); α-fucosidase ( Fucosidosis); Arylsulfatase A (Metachromatic leukodystrophy), β-glucosidase (Gaucher); β-glucuronidase (Mucopolysacharidosis VII); α-iduronidase (Hurler); Sphingomyelinase (Niemann Pick Types A & B)
Sample should be submitted before 2 pm daily. If ordering after 1:00pm on Friday or the day before a holiday, please call the Metabolic lab before drawing at x43394 or x43395.
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