Information on collection, storage, and volume
2 - 3 mL (unhemolyzed)
Refrigerate after collection. Transport to the testing laboratory using cool packs. Do not allow the sample to freeze. Time-sensitive; specimens must be received within four days of collection; please collect/ship Monday-Thursday only.
Dried blood spot collected from a finger stick or from whole blood collected in a lavender-top (EDTA) tube spotted onto Integrated Genetics-supplied and validated filter paper card. Fill 6 circles completely with blood.