3 mL (2 mL min.) Whole blood Bone marrow from 1 Lavender Top (EDTA) tube. Ship refrigerated. DO NOT FREEZE.
Real Time PCR
Sample Mon through Sat by 9 am; Report Next working day
Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) is one of the most common Leukemias and also comprises 15% of pediatric Acute Leukemias. This assay helps to identify cytogenetic abnormalities in patients with myeloid malignancies and tracking response to therapies. Detection of an abnormal clone indicates a diagnosis of AML of various subtypes.