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Thiopurine Methyltransferase (TPMT) and Nudix Hydrolase (NUDT15) Genotyping

Molecular Diagnostics : DNA

Test ID/Workstation :
TPNUV MAYO
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Purple top (EDTA) tube: Whole Blood
Collection Volume:
3.0 mL (minimum 1.0 mL)
Storage:
Ambient
Availability:
Sent to reference lab
Methodology:
Teal-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction(PCR) With Allelic Discrimination Analysis
Special Instructions:
Invert tube several times to mix blood. Send specimen in original tube. Test performed Monday through Friday - 8am
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
1-4 days
Additional Info:
Reference range is available on patient report
CPT Code:
81401 and 81479
Synonyms:
6-Mercaptopurine 6-Thioguanine Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) Azathioprine Crohn's Disease Rheumatoid Arthritis