Skin Biopsy in Culture Media
Send to lab immediately
24 hours in media
During off hours, send sample to Cytogenetics. Send copy of paperwork to Metabolic for processing. If sending from outside CHOP, you must call 215-590-3394 to schedule testing. Upon notification of test acceptance, please submit 2 T25 flasks of cultured fibroblasts by overnight courier on the scheduled date.
Once per month
8-12 weeks from time of biopsy
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Call Metabolic lab at 215-590-3394 to have testing scheduled.
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