Item Value
Test name Subtelomere FISH
Available Stat? No
In House Availability Set up daily, Monday-Friday
Performed by Medical Genomics - Cytogenetics
Normal range Normal. See Additional Information
Container type Blood: Dark green top
POC: 15 mL centrifuge tube with transport media (RPMI, FBS, L-Glutamine, Sodium Heparin and PenStrep). Available from Cytogenetics, 415-353-4844.
Amount to Collect 2 ml blood
Collection Instructions Complete and submit a "UCSF Reproductive Genetics Lab Results" or a "UCSF Cytogenetic Requisition" form and send with the samples.

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Keep samples at Room temperature. DO NOT CENTRIFUGE for any reason.
Sample type Heparinized whole blood, Unfixed tissue

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