Ki-67 Image Analysis

Methodology: 
Immunohistochemistry with image quantitation
Performed: 
Weekly
Reported: 
7 days
Use: 

Determining proliferative fraction of tumors

Specimen Requirements: 

A paraffin block

Storage/Transport: Ship specimens at 20˚ - 25˚ C to protect them from excessive heat. Include a surgical pathology report.

Unacceptable Conditions:
  • Frozen specimens
Stability (collection to initiation of testing):
  • Ambient: Indefinitely
Interpretation Data: 

Assays are performed on paraffin-embedded, formalin-fixed tissue. The positive percentage of tumor cells is quantitated using the DAKO ACIS III.

Ki-67 AntibodyClone: M1B1

Detection Method: EnVision + Dual Link System HRP

CPT Code (s): 

88361

Notes: 

UFHPL Test #: 90050

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