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Bone Marrow Donor Typing - Sibling

Source Blood
Mnemonic HLABMTSIB
Specimen Requirements

2 x 8.5 mL ACD-A tube

PSC:
Collect required samples. DO NOT send patients away. DO NOT request patient to book appointment for this test. Contact Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics Lab (HIL)/Tissue Typing (403-770-3652) if there are any questions regarding the collection of samples.

Specimen Handling

Mix well. DO NOT refrigerate, centrifuge or freeze. Maintain specimen at room temperature.

Copy of requisition MUST accompany specimen(s).

Additional Information

Transplant Coordinators:
All HLA typing MUST be booked. Call Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (HIL)/Tissue Typing (403-770-3652) and verify booking. Give patient's name, doctor, and reason for test (diagnosis).

Includes:
HLA-A, B, and C medium resolution
HLA-DR and DQ medium resolution and DR high resolution, only if a match

Testing Location Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics Lab (HIL)/Tissue Typing
Testing Frequency
Alternate Name(s) HLA Bone Marrow Donor Typing - Sibling
Reference Interval