Lavender (EDTA), Cord Blood (1 ml), or 4 buccal brushes
Buccal Brush Collection Instructions: Collect tissue by rolling the Buccal Brush firmly on the inside of the cheek, approximately 20 times on each side, making certain to move the brush over the entire cheek. 4 brushes should be collected per individual. Allow brushes to air dry for 10-15 minutes at room temperature. Return the dry brushes to their plastic sleeves and send to the laboratory.
Samples older than 72 hours. Mislabeled samples: Samples must be labeled with at least two different identifiers, date & time of collection, and collector's signature.
83890, 83898 (x10), 83909, 83912
PCR of microsatellite markers/short tandem repeats (STRs)
This test is ordered on donor specimens only.