Treponema pallidum Antibody
|Also Known as (Alias)
|Confirmatory testing of cadaveric samples found to be reactive by an STS screening assay.
|Trinity Biotech CAPTIA Syphilis (T. pallidum)-G
|Assay is an enzyme immunoassay for the qualitative detection of IgG antibodies to T. pallidum in serum specimens.
|Serum or Plasma (EDTA, citrate based anticoagulants). Plasma is acceptable for screening tests, only.
|Minimum Volume or Pediatric volume
|Serum: Samples are acceptable at 2-8°C for 5 days; after 5 days, serum should be removed from the red cells and frozen at -20 °C or lower.
Plasma: Samples are acceptable at 2-8°C for 48 hours.
|Transplant Infectious Disease Testing Request (Contact the Donor Testing Laboratory @425-656-7907)
|Turn around Time (analytic time)
|500 PM Next Day for Cadaveric
|Reactive, Nonreactive, or Equivocal