Immunology

Neuronal Antibodies

Material is supplied to determine the presence of Neuronal antibodies

Catalogue Number

17230102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

8

Cases/samples per survey

1

Sample Type

Serum

Sample volume

500uL

Schedule

February, March, April, May, July, August, September, November

Measurand/Test

Antibodies to Paraneoplastic Antigens (anti-Hu, anti-Yo, anti-Ri, anti-CV2, anti-Ma2, anti-amphiphysin etc); Anti-NMDA Receptor Antibodies (NMDA-R,); Neuromyelitis Optica Antibodies (NMO/AQP4)

Storage and Handling

Immunology program samples are dispatched in January or on Enrolment and should be stored frozen at a temperature below -15°C, until the relevant survey is open for testing.

Product details last updated on September 24, 2020

Paraproteins

Material is supplied to determine the presence (identification and quantitation) of paraproteins

Catalogue Number

17240102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

8

Cases/samples per survey

2

Sample Type

Serum and Urine

Sample volume

500uL and 20mL

Schedule

February, March, April, May, July, August, September, November

Measurand/Test

Paraprotein identification and concentration (serum); Paraprotein identification and concentration (urine)

Storage and Handling

Immunology program samples are dispatched in January or on Enrolment and should be stored frozen at a temperature below -15°C, until the relevant survey is open for testing.

Product details last updated on September 24, 2020

Procalcitonin

Material is supplied for quantitation (or semi-quantitation) of Procalcitonin

Catalogue Number

17250102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

8

Cases/samples per survey

1

Sample Type

Lyophilised serum

Sample volume

500uL

Schedule

Monthly: February to May and July to October

Measurand/Test

Procalcitonin (PCT)

Storage and Handling

Immunology program samples are dispatched in January or on Enrolment and should be stored refrigerated between 2°C and 8°C, until the relevant survey is open for testing.

Product details last updated on August 20, 2020

Rheumatoid Factor

Material is supplied for quantitation and qualitative assessment of Rheumatoid Factor.

Catalogue Number

17270102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

6

Cases/samples per survey

2

Sample Type

Serum

Sample volume

500uL

Schedule

February, March, May, July, August, October

Measurand/Test

Rheumatoid Factor (RF)

Storage and Handling

Immunology program samples are dispatched in January or on Enrolment and should be stored refrigerated between 2°C and 8°C, until the relevant survey is open for testing.

Product details last updated on September 24, 2020

Serum Free Light Chains

Material is suppllied for quantitation and qualitative asssessment of Serum Free Light Chains and Serum Free Light Chain Ratio

Catalogue Number

17280102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

8

Cases/samples per survey

1

Sample Type

Lyophilised serum

Sample volume

500uL

Schedule

February, March, April, May, July, August, September, November

Measurand/Test

Serum free kappa light chains (FKLC); Serum free lambda light chains (FLLC); Serum free light chain ratio (K:L Ratio)

Storage and Handling

Immunology program samples are dispatched in January or on Enrolment and should be stored refrigerated between 2°C and 8°C, until the relevant survey is open for testing.

Product details last updated on September 24, 2020

Skin Antibodies

Material is supplied to determine the presence of Skin antibodies

Catalogue Number

17290102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

6

Cases/samples per survey

1

Sample Type

Serum

Sample volume

650uL

Schedule

February, April, May, July, September, November

Measurand/Test

Skin Intercellular Substance antibodies (ICS), Skin Basement Membrane antibodies (BMZ)

Storage and Handling

Immunology program samples are dispatched in January or on Enrolment and should be stored frozen at a temperature below -15°C, until the relevant survey is open for testing.

Product details last updated on September 24, 2020

Specific Proteins

Material is supplied for quantitation of Specific Proteins

Catalogue Number

17300102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

12

Cases/samples per survey

2

Sample Type

Serum

Sample volume

1mL

Schedule

February, March (x2), April, May, June, July, August (x2), September, October, November

Measurand/Test

Immunoglobulin G (IgG), Immunoglobulin A (IgA), Immunoglobulin M (IgM), Complement component 3 (C3), Complement component 4 (C4), α-1-antitrypsin (A1AT, AAT), C1 esterase inhibitor (C1-inh), Haptoglobin (Hapt), Caeruloplasmin, Prealbumin (Transthyretin)

Storage and Handling

Immunology program samples are dispatched in January or on Enrolment and should be stored refrigerated between 2°C and 8°C, until the relevant survey is open for testing.

Product details last updated on September 24, 2020

Thyroid antibodies

Material is supplied for quantitation and qualitative assessment of Thyroid antibodies

Catalogue Number

17310102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

8

Cases/samples per survey

1

Sample Type

Serum

Sample volume

500uL

Schedule

Monthly: February to May and July to October

Measurand/Test

Thyroglobulin antibodies (TgAb), Thyroid microsome antibodies (TPO), Thyroid receptor antibodies (TRAb)

Storage and Handling

Immunology program samples are dispatched in January or on Enrolment and should be stored frozen at a temperature below -15°C, until the relevant survey is open for testing.

Product details last updated on August 20, 2020

Tissue Autoantibodies

Material is supplied to determine the presence of Tissue Autoantibodies

Catalogue Number

17320102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

8

Cases/samples per survey

1

Sample Type

Serum

Sample volume

500uL

Schedule

Monthly: February to May and July to October

Measurand/Test

Gastric Parietal Cell antibodies (APC), Smooth Muscle antibodies (SMA), F-Actin antibodies (F-actin), Mitochondrial antibodies (AMA), Liver/Kidney Microsome antibodies (LKM), Intrinsic Factor antibodies (Blocking antibody) (IF)

Storage and Handling

Immunology program samples are dispatched in January or on Enrolment and should be stored frozen at a temperature below -15°C, until the relevant survey is open for testing.

Product details last updated on August 20, 2020

Tryptase

Material is supplied for quantitation of mast cell Tryptase

Catalogue Number

17330102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

8

Cases/samples per survey

1

Sample Type

Lyophilised serum

Sample volume

500uL

Schedule

February, March, April, May, July, August, September, November

Measurand/Test

Mast Cell Tryptase (Trypt)

Storage and Handling

Immunology program samples are dispatched in January or on Enrolment and should be stored refrigerated between 2°C and 8°C, until the relevant survey is open for testing.

Product details last updated on September 24, 2020

Type I Diabetes Antibodies

Material is supplied for quantitation and qualitative assessment of Type 1 Diabetes antibodies

Catalogue Number

17340102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

8

Cases/samples per survey

1

Sample Type

Serum

Sample volume

500uL

Schedule

Monthly: February to May and July to October

Measurand/Test

Islet cell antibodies (ICA); Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase antibodies (GAD); Insulinoma-associated-2 autoantibodies (IA2 antibodies)

Storage and Handling

Immunology program samples are dispatched in January or on Enrolment and should be stored frozen at a temperature below -15°C, until the relevant survey is open for testing.

Product details last updated on August 20, 2020

Vasculitis Antibodies

Material is supplied to determine the presence of Anti-Neutrophil Cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA), Myeloperoxidase (MPO) antibodies, Proteinase 3 (PR3) antibodies and Anti-Glomerular Basement Membrane (GBM) antibodies

Catalogue Number

17350102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

8

Cases/samples per survey

1

Sample Type

Serum

Sample volume

500uL

Schedule

Monthly: February to May and July to October

Measurand/Test

Anti-neutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibodies (ANCA), Myeloperoxidase Antibodies (MPO-ANCA), Proteinase 3 Antibodies (PR3-ANCA), Anti-glomerular basement membrane (GBM)

Storage and Handling

Immunology program samples are dispatched in January or on Enrolment and should be stored frozen at a temperature below -15°C, until the relevant survey is open for testing.

Product details last updated on August 20, 2020