Hematopathology | Service List

Below is the list of Hematopathology services offered by our Comparative Phenotyping Core. It is highly recommended that you converse with a trained hematologist for help with planning experiments that will need hematological or coagulation analyses. Other services such as platelet aggregometry and additional serum chemistry analyses are available upon request. To obtain a quote and/or inquire about other services that aren't listed below, please contact Dr. Dzung Le: dzle@ucsd.edu.

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HEMATOLOGY

Complete Blood Count

Special Considerations: This service is only available locally (San Diego County), as samples are only viable 4 hours after collection. Overnight shipping of samples will not be accepted.

Includes: CBC, WBC differential, platelet count; smear for staining and viewing upon request

Required Sample: 100 μL whole blood in Microtainer EDTA tube (lavender, BD part no. 365974)

Price per Sample: $30

CHEMISTRY

Comprehensive Metabolic Blood Panel

Special Considerations: The minimum volume required for one panel is 300 μL. Fasting may affect results; prior to sampling, plan accordingly for time of food intake or restriction.

Includes: Albumin, ALP, ALT, AST, Anion Gap, Bicarbonate, BUN, Calcium, Creatinine, Chloride, Glucose, Potassium, Sodium, Total Bilirubin, and Total Protein

Required Sample: 300 μL serum in Microtainer Serum Separator tube (gold, BD part no. 365967)

Price per Sample: $60

Lipid Panel

Special ConsiderationsThe minimum volume required for one panel is 300 μL. Fasting may affect results; prior to sampling, plan accordingly for time of food intake or restriction.

Includes: Cholesterol, Triglycerides, HDL/LDL cholesterol (calculated)

Required Sample: 300 μL serum

Price per Sample: $60

COAGULATION

Prothrombin Time (PT)

Includes: PT only

Required Sample: 60 μL citrated plasma

Price per Sample: $60

Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time (aPTT)

Includes: aPTT only

Required Sample: 60 μL citrated plasma

Price per Sample: $60

Coagulation Factor Activity

Includes: Coagulation Factor Activity (II, V, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI, and XII; each tested and priced individually)

Required Sample: 100 μL citrated plasma

Price per Sample: $60

Fibrinogen Activity

Includes: Fibrinogen Activity only

Required Sample: 100 μL citrated plasma

Price per Sample: $60

Antithrombin Activity

Includes: Antithrombin Activity only

Required Sample: 100 μL citrated plasma

Price per Sample: $60

Protein C Activity

Includes: Protein C Activity only

Required Sample: 100 μL citrated plasma

Price per Sample: $60

Protein S Activity

Includes: Protein S Activity only

Required Sample: 100 μL citrated plasma

Price per Sample: $60

Plasminogen Activity

Includes: Plasminogen Activity only

Required Sample: 100 μL citrated plasma

Price per Sample: $60

Antiplasmin Activity

Includes: Alpha-2 Antiplasmin Activity only

Required Sample: 100 μL citrated plasma

Price per Sample: $60

vonWillebrand Factor (vWF) Activity

Includes: vonWillebrand Factor Activity only

Required Sample: 100 μL citrated plasma

Price per Sample: $60