Item Value
Test name Myeloma Prognostic Risk Score
Available Stat? No
Turn around times 7-10 days
Performed by Signal Genetics
Normal range
Container type Special 6 mL lavender top tube and shipping box provided by Signal Genetics available in Hem/Onc Clinic.
Amount to Collect 5 mL bone marrow aspirate
Collection Instructions DO NOT collect samples after 2:00 PM Thursday, Friday or on weekends.

Check the expiration date on the label of the EDTA lavendar tube provided from Signal Genetics. A non-heparinized syring must be used for the initial bone marrow collection. Remove needle from syringe and transfer the specimen to the sterile EDTA vacutainer tube provided. A clotted sample is not acceptable. Refrigerate EDTA tube immediately after collection. DO NOT FREEZE. Deliver kit/tube to laboratory asap.
Sample type Bone marrow aspirate

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