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EXPIRED BLOOD COLLECTION TUBES - LAVENDER - PER 100 - Catalog # $20.00

These expired Lavender Blood Collection Tubes are for use in training with training arms only. 100 per pack. - ADDITIVE EDTA K2 EDTA K3 ACTION The interior of the tube wall is coated with either EDTA K2 or EDTA K3. The tube is also available with an 8% liquid EDTA solution. The EDTA binds calcium ions thus blocking the coagulation cascade. EDTA tubes can be used in direct sampling analysers without actually being opened. Erythrocytes, leukocytes (white blood cells) and thrombocytes (platelets) are stable in EDTA anticoagulated blood for up to 24 hours. Preparation of blood smears should be done within 3 hours after blood collection. EDTA tubes are used for testing whole blood in the clinical laboratory. EDTA K2 tubes are used for testing whole blood in molecular diagnostics. EDTA K2/gel tubes are used for testing plasma in molecular diagnostics and viral load detection. HIV and HCV are stable for up to 72 hours in a non-centrifuged sample at room temperature (20–25°C). However centrifugation for EDTA K2/gel tubes should be done within 6 hours after blood collection for best results. Mid- term storage (up to 2 weeks) in primary tubes is recommended at –20°C. For long-term storage (over 2 weeks) at –70°C or at lower temperatures please store aliquots in cryo vials. DEPARTMENT Hematology is concerned with the study of the formed elements of the blood: red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets. Diseases of the blood forming tissues can be detected and identified through appropriate testing and examination. TESTS PERFORMED Routine hematology tests include: Hemoglobin Hematocrit White blood cell (WBC) count Red blood cell (RBC) count including MCV, MCH, and MCHC which are calculations used to determine size and shape of RBCs Platelet Count Differential - the microscopic examination of blood Complete Blood Count - the complete blood count includes ALL of the following tests: red blood cell count, platelet count, white blood cell count, hemoglobin and hematocrit. Reticulocyte count Eosinophil count Other special tests can be performed in the hematology department: Erythrocyte sedimentation rate AKA Sed Rate or ESR Sickle cell test Body fluid counts - Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF), pleural fluid, pericardial fluid, peritoneal fluid, and synovial fluids may be submitted for cell counts. Chemistry Hemoglobin A1C Catalog # D19-0171-06

This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 09 December, 2009.
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