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:
IDM Lab
will provide a limited service for immunosuppressive drug measurement.

All services will resume as normal on Tuesday 28th May

test-icon HBcAb

Purpose of Test: The anti-HBc II assay is used for the qualitative detection of antibody to hepatitis B core antigen (anti-HBc) in human serum and plasma. Anti-HBc determinations can be used as an indicator of current or past HBV infection. In the absence of information about any other HBV markers, an individual with detectable levels of anti-HBc may be actively infected with HBV or may have resolved the infection, leaving the person immune
Method: Abbott ARCHITECT: automated chemiluminescent microparticle immunoassay (CMIA)
Minimum Sample Requirements: 200μL serum/EDTA Plasma
Limit of Detection (LOD)/RANGE OF QUANTITATION: N/A
contact-icon Contacts
Hepatitis Testing Service: kch-tr.LiverHTS@nhs.net
Contact Lab for any queries.