Mixed Lymphocyte Culture


Description

Mixed Lymphocyte Culture


Request a test

To request this test please send sample with a request providing patient ID (three identifiers), specimen information, assay required, relevant clinical details and sender information. Before sending sample please read details on requesting and labelling by clicking on the link. Please also refer to any additional information provided for this test. Download the referral form >


Additional information

Must be prebooked with the labatory.


Sending address

Immunology Department
Level 4, Camelia Botnar Laboratories
Great Ormond Street Hospital
Great Ormond Street
WC1N3JH

Laboratory service

Immunology


Sample requirements

10 ml preservative free heparin or 10 mls lithium heparin


Reference range

A stimulation index of <3 indicates compatibility


Turnaround time

14 days


Disease / group

Donor suitability for HSCT


Cost

Upon request


Call in advance?

Please call in advance to ensure optimal processing of sample.


Immunology

The Clinical Immunology Laboratory at GOSH provides a dedicated paediatric immunology service, supported by an expert scientific and clinical team.

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