Crossmatch (Flow Cytometry) Against Recipient
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Recipient serum is incubated with donor lymphocytes which are analyzed in a flow cytometer for the presence of bound IgG antibodies to find donor-specific antibodies to avoid deleterious graft function.
Solid Organ Transplantation
Clot Tube (red top) on recipient and ACDB (yellow top) on donor is preferred. If ACDB is not available, Sodium Heparin whole blood is acceptable.
One 10 ml Clot Tube (red top) on recipient and 40 ml ACDB (yellow top) on donor
Minimum / Pediatric Volume
One 5 ml Clot Tube (red top) on recipient and 20 ml ACDB (yellow top) on donor
Additional Sample Information
Sodium Heparin whole blood is acceptable if received on donor within 24 hours of draw.