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Rubella (German measles) RNA RT-PCR (REF)

About This Test

Department: Virology and Molecular Microbiology


4ml EDTA blood (1ml if paediatric), purple top,


Turnaround Time: 8-10 days

Detection of rubella by RT-PCR

Other Comments:

If processing is delayed, refrigeration is preferable to storage at ambient temperature. Delays of over 48 hours are undesirable