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AMPA Antibodies


AMPA Antibodies
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Turnaround Time:

25 Working Days


Internal Test Code:- AMP1


Indication: Limbic Encephalitis

Background: Contains AMP1, AMP2 and GABA

Method: Cell based assay

Repeat Frequency: As clinically indicated.



Vessels and Containers:

Serum gold-top

Sample Requirements:

1ml Serum or Plasma (CSF sample not required)


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.