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Test Identifier Information

 
Registration CodeADIP
Method

Kit RIA

Diagnostic Use / Indications

Adiponectin is a cytokine produced by adipose tissue with insulin sensitising and anti-athersclerotic effects. Low plasma adiponectin levels are used as a marker of the metabolic syndrome and incipient type 2 diabetes.

External Price$66.36(Exclusive of GST)
  

Specimen Collection

 
Pre-Testing Requirements

Advanced notice is required as this analyte is only offered as a study protocol. Ring lab 03 3640 888 for further instructions.

Patient Specimen5 mL EDTA blood (lavender)
Paediatric Specimen0.5 mL EDTA blood
Sample Delivery to LabOn ice or rapid separation
  

Instructions for Referral to CHLabs

 
Aliquot Instructions200 uL Frozen -20 °C
Aliquot Transport to CHLOn ice
  

CHLabs Laboratory

 
DepartmentBiochemistry - Steroid Laboratory
Contact Details Email Email
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Contact Phone Number(03) 3640886 | x80886
Test AvailabilityBatched - contact laboratory for details.
Turnaround TimeN/A
Reference Interval

Reference range: >4 - 15 males, >5 - 16 females

Uncertainty of Measurement

Results within kit QC range

Additional Information

references

BI Shand, PA Elder, RS Scott, Cm Frampton & JWillis. Biovariability of plasma adiponectin. Clin Chem Lab Med. 44(10), 12641268,2008.

Delphic Number Test Number845

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