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Test Name:JAK2 V617F Mutation Detection
Test Number:LAB7781/JAK
Collect:3.0 ml EDTA Whole Blood, or
3.0 ml Bone Marrow in EDTA
Alternate Collect:Yellow Top (ACD) or Blue Top (Na Citrate)
Container:Lavender Top (EDTA) Tube
Processing:Submit Tube Unspun
Transport/Stability:Ambient (preferred)
Refrigerated (acceptable)
Alternate Names:JAK2, Janus Kinase 2 gene, Tyrosine Kinase mutation, JAK
Performing Lab:AHL - Molecular Diagnostics; D
Days Set Up:Varies
Expected TAT:7 days
Ref. Ranges:Interpretative Report
Processing Details:
Forward unprocessed whole blood promptly at Ambient or refrigerated temperature.
Only ONE (1) tube needs to be drawn for any combination of the following tests: FVL (Factor V Leiden Mutation), F2M (Factor 2 Mutation), JAK (JAK2 V617F Mutation Detection) and HH (Hereditary Hemochromatosis).
Method:AS-PCR + Capillary electrophoresis
CPT Codes:81270
Date Created:06/28/2006
Revised Date:09/22/2014