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N-terminal prohormone of brain natriuretic peptide


  • Chemistry
  • Health Assessment and Safety

General Information

Name Information
Matrix:Serum / Plasma
Application:Insurance Risk Assessment, Wellness
Turnaround Time:Daily
Analytical - Method:Sandwich principle
Units - Conventional:mg/dL

Specimen Information

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Minimum Volume:300 µL
Preferred Volume:500 µL
Rejection Criteria:

Improper labeling, improper sample handling, and wrong sample type.

Collection Instructions:

See “Blood Collection”

Collection Patient Preparation:NA
Container:Only the specimens listed below were tested and found acceptable. Serum collected using standard sampling tubes or tubes containing separating gel. Li‑, NH4‑heparin and K2‑, K3‑EDTA plasma.