Item Value
Test name DNA Extraction and Hold
Available Stat? No
In House Availability Run daily, Monday through Friday, day shift only
Performed by Medical Genomics - Molecular Diagnostics
Normal range
Container type Lavender top preferred, Yellow top (ACD) or Blue top (citrate) acceptable
Amount to Collect 3 mL blood
Collection Instructions Do not collect sample in heparin. Keep sample refrigerated for overnight or longer storage.

For UCSF Samples (from remote sites) Click here for sample collection instructions

For NON-UCSF Samples Click here for Requisition form & Account set-up instructions. Note we only do institutional billing.
Sample type Whole blood

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