Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Mitochondrial Respiratory Chain Enzyme

Test Name: Mitochondrial Respiratory Chain Enzyme
Alternate Name(s): Mitochondrial Myopathy
Laboratory: Biochemical Genetics
Specimen Type: Fresh muscle
Fresh Liver
Collection Information: Note:
Arrangements MUST be made with Biochemical Genetics Laboratory at least 24 hours in advance of sample being sent.


Send a minimum of 500 mg fresh, whole muscle or fresh liver in Hank's Balanced Salt Solution to lab immediately on ice.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: As required
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
 
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: Please refer to report issued by lab
Effective Date: 2008-06-10
Revised Date: 2013-04-10
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Storage & Shipment: Sample must be sent to lab immediately.
System Codes: 
Cerner
MRCE
 
Referred To: Biochemical Genetics Laboratory
London Health Sciences Centre
Victoria Hospital Westminster Tower
Room E3-219
800 Commissioners Road East
London, Ontario
N6A 5W9

519-685-8500
Joanne ext. 71560
Specimen Receiving ext. 71561
Fax: 519-858-1063

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