Skip Navigation LinksCore Service > Lab Test Directory > Immunology > Details

Core Services Test Directory

Go to all departments

AMPA Antibodies

Container:

AMPA Antibodies
Click here to magnify the image.

Turnaround Time:

25 Working Days

Comments:

Internal Test Code:- AMP1

Description:

Indication: Limbic Encephalitis

Background: Contains AMP1, AMP2 and GABA

Method: Cell based assay

Repeat Frequency: As clinically indicated.

Preparation:

None

Vessels and Containers:

Serum gold-top

Sample Requirements:

1ml Serum or Plasma (CSF sample not required)

Interference:

None reported

How result is reported:

Reported as Positive or negative

Important Information:

Entry Last Modified 22/05/2019

Reference Lab Description:

Immunology Department, The Churchill Hospital (Oxford)

Time limits for requesting additional examinations:

Sample available in this laboratory for approximately 2 weeks. Test can only be added to samples already received by the immunology laboratory and within this time period.