Item Value
Test name KIR Genotype – Low Resolution
Available Stat? Yes
Turn around times Test run Monday – Friday. Expected TAT for routine test is < 11 working days.
Performed by Immunogenetics & Transplantation Laboratory (ITL)
Normal range
Container type Yellow top (ACD)
Amount to Collect 8.5 mL blood
Collection Instructions Fill ACD tube completely. Obtain ACD tube from Specimen Receiving. If being collected with other HLA intermediate resolution typing such as HLA-B, HLA-C, HLA-DR, HLA-DQ, etc., 1 tube is sufficient for all tests.

Collect additional samples if white blood cell (WBC) count is low (<1,000).

Print out and submit an ITL Requisition with the sample. Click here for Form
Sample type ACD anticoagulated whole blood.

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