HIV 1/2 Antibody Testing HIV12
One 6 mL pink (EDTA) top tube. A dedicated tube is preferred. Serum or heparinized plasma may be used, but do not allow for confirmatory testing.
Transport unopened dedicated tube at 2-8ºC.
Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 2 days
If this test is positive, additional testing will be performed.
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