Specimen Requirements

Title

GLUTAMIC ACID DECARBOXYLASE (GAD) AUTOANTIBODIES

Specimen Requirement

1-SST/0.5mL serum. After 30 minutes of clotting, promptly centrifuge and refrigerate.

Methodology

Stability

Room Temp Unacceptable; Refrigerated 7 days; Frozen 14 days

Reference Range

By Report*

Turnaround

5 days Performed Tues,Fri

Clinical Use

Test Code

GADW