Item Value
Test name BCR/ABL translocation FISH
Available Stat? No
Turn around times 2-5 days
In House Availability Set up Monday-Friday only.
Performed by Medical Genomics - Cytogenetics
Normal range Not detected
Container type Blood & bone marrow aspirate: 15 mL centrifuge tube with transport media (RPMI, FBS, L-Glutamine, Sodium Heparin and PenStrep). Available from Cytogenetics, 415-353-4844. Dark Green top also acceptable

Bone marrow core: 15 mL centrifuge tube with transport media (RPMI, FBS, L-Glutamine, Sodium Heparin and PenStrep). Available from Cytogenetics, 415-353-4844.
Amount to Collect
Bone marrow 2 mL
Blood 2 mL
Bone core 2 cm
Collection Instructions Click here for Neoplastic Cytogenetics Requisition
Sample type Heparinized whole blood, bone marrow, bone core

If you have additional questions regarding this test, please call: 415-353-1667