Tartrate Resistant Acid Phosphatase (TRAP) for Gaucher clinical drug monitoring
Commercial Mail-out Laboratory
If not able to ship same day drawn, aliquot and store serum frozen
prior to shipment. Please add a comment to Test Requisition that
sample was stored frozen.
|Red top tube 5 mL (Clot Activator)
Pediatric Minimum: 2 mL serum in red top tube.
Gross hemolysis; gross lipemia; quantity not sufficient for analysis;
improper container; past viability window; unlabeled or mislabeled
Specimens not received at reference laboratory within 4 days of
specimen collection; do not collect on Fridays, holidays, day before a
holiday, or weekends.
7-14 days upon receipt at reference laboratory
3 - 10 IU/L
The Tartrate Resistant Acid Phosphatase (TRAP) colorimetric enzyme
assay uses p-nitrophenyl phosphate as subtrate.
Testing used for patients on Cerezyme (part of Gaucher Disease
clinical drug monitoring including ACE, TRAP and CHITO.
Time and temperature sensitive. Specimens must be received by
reference laboratory within 4 days of blood draw.
Colorimetric Enzyme Assay