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Available Tests

  • DNA/RNA Extraction and Hold

DNA/RNA Extraction and Hold

Yellow TopLavender Top

Tube Type

or Tissue:

Test ID
EPIC Order
DNA Extract and Hold (LAB8016)
RNA Extract and Hold (LAB12501)
CPT Codes N/A
Laboratory Molecular Genetics Laboratory
Tube Station 30
Specimen Routine: 3mL blood (yellow top)ACD tube or 1mL blood (lavender top)EDTA tube or fresh or frozed tissue(3mm cubed); see Comments
Availability Routine:
DNA Extraction: Monday - Friday
RNA Extraction: Monday - Thursday
Turnaround Time 5 days
Reference Range N/A
Comments Additional information:

Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions:

Unspun, Refrigerated

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on October 27, 2017

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514