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|Container type||Red top or Gold top|
|Amount to Collect||2 mL blood|
|Preferred volume||1 mL serum|
|Min. Volume||0.5 mL serum|
|Processing notes||Freeze serum|
|Stability||Room temperature 2 days, refrigerated 1 week, frozen 4 weeks|
|Turn around times||5-7 days|
|Additional information||Inhibin B is the major circulating inhibin in males. It is also detectable in women during menstrual cycles,particularly prior to ovulation.
The measurement of inhibin B serves as an endocrine marker for monitoring male and female gonadal function.
|Last Updated||5/22/2013 1:23:14 PM|