Zinc, Serum or Plasma
Epic order code: LAB581
Separate serum from cells within 45 minutes of collection, and transfer to a certified metal-free transport tube (PeopleSoft N° 111166) for shipment to the laboratory.
Plasma may be separated immediately and transferred to a certified metal-free plastic transport tube (PeopleSoft N° 111166) for shipment to the laboratory.
Specimen: Serum or plasma
Volume: 0.8 mL
Container: Royal blue-top (EDTA) tube or royal blue-top tube without EDTA
Store at room temperature
Inductively coupled plasma/mass spectrometry (ICP/MS)