Department: 
Microbiology
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Tube Colour: 
Special
Pseudonyms: 
Quantiferon - TB Gold Assay
Test Code: 
QTB
Availability: 
Twice weekly
Collection Requirements: 
Maximum of 1.0 ml blood in specific TB Gold assay tubes. Tubes available from Central Specimen Reception or Microbiology Department, RMH Campus.
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
B
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Reference Range: 
Notes: 
Send sample to Lab ASAP at ambient temperature. RMH Specimen Reception staff to notify Microbiology scientist on arrival.