Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : BRAF, Non-blood Order Code : NBRAF
Synonyms: BRAF Mutation; V600E Mutation; T1799A
Specimen Type: Bone marrow, fluid or tissue
Container Type: Lavender-top tube (EDTA) for bone marrow, sterile container for fluid, FFPE block for tissue
Required Volume: 1 mL for bone marrow aspirate, varies for fluid and tissue
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.5 mL
Methodology: Allele-Specific Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
Standard Run Times: Weekly
Turnaround Time: 14 days
Special Handling: Transport at Room Temperature
CPT Codes: 81210
Z codes : ZB975
SHC EPIC Code: LABNBRAF
Department: Molecular Pathology