CMH Lab Section
A sterile tumor specimen approximately 1x1x0.5 cm should be placed in sterile transport medium. Transport to the laboratory immediately. Keep at room temperature
Turn Around Time
Transport medium kits are available in the Cytogenetic laboratory at (816) 802-1220. Indicate provisional diagnosis or clinical information. Do not place in fixative or freeze. Tissues must be viable.
Non-stimulated short term or long term cell culture with GTG banding.
See Interpretative Report