2019 Spring Bank Holiday Service Availablity

Liver Laboratories Spring Bank Holiday service availability

Please note that there will be limited Liver Pathology services available on the Spring Bank Holiday Monday as follows:

Monday 27th May:
will provide a limited service for immunosuppressive drug measurement.

All services will resume as normal on Tuesday 28th May

test-icon Delta RNA Quantitative

Purpose of Test: The Quantitative HDV RNA is intended to be used as an aid in the diagnosis of current HDV infection and in the management of patients infected with HDV undergoing anti-viral therapy
Method: The quantitative HDV RNA assay is an in vitro reverse transcription and real time PCR amplification test for the quantification of HDV RNA in human serum or plasma.
Minimum Sample Requirements: 600μL EDTA plasma preferred or serum
Limit of Detection (LOD)/RANGE OF QUANTITATION: LOD 6.40E2 copies/mL; range of quantitation 6.40E2 to 6.40E7 copies/mL
contact-icon Contacts
Hepatitis Testing Service: kch-tr.LiverHTS@nhs.net
Contact Lab for any queries.