Additional Info: The B. Burgdorferi (IgG) Western blot assay is not intended as a screening assay.
Methodology: Western Blot
Specimen Requirements: 1 yellow-top SST tube (minimum: 0.1 mL of serum). Centrifuge SST 30 minutes after draw. Refrigerate specimen after collection.
NOTE: Hemolysis, lipemia and microbial contamination may affect results.
Analytical Time: 4 days
Days Set Up: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday