Flow Stem Cell Analysis - CD34, Viability Assessment
Progenitor Cell Enumeration - CD34, viability assessment
CMH Lab Section
3 mL blood in EDTA lavender or
1 mL harvested product or thawed peripheral blood stem cell in EDTA lavender or plain red tube or
1 mL harvested or thawed cord blood in EDTA lavender or plain red tube
Turn Around Time
Enumeration of CD34 positive staining cells in a sample (of total nucleated cells). Viability assessment of specimen also done.
Antibody staining for cell surface markers. Analyzed on a flow cytometer. Plus Propidium iodide dye exclusion to assess viability.