HIV-1 RNA (viral load)

Test investigation

HIV-1 RNA (viral load)

Laboratory offering test

NNUH

Comments precautions

Separate sample within 24 hrs.

Storage conditions and sample stability

<4 hrs./24 hrs. Delays – separate and store at -20°C

Sample type

2 x EDTA Plasma

Turnaround times (TAT) Urgent/Routine/GP or OPD

5 days

If ukas accredited

NNUH