2-8 C (ice packs)
2-8 C up to 7 days
frozen at -20C after 48 hours
*Zika ISR Analysis: See package insert for interpretaion in Test Menu folder
Draw tube or plastic transport tube
Antibody capture chemiluminescence immunoassay (CLIA)
Intended for the presumptive detection of Zika virus IgM antibodies. Reactive results are not definitive for the diagnosis of Zika infection. False positive are possible in patients with a history of infection with other Flaviviruses. Negative results do not preclude the possibility of Zika virus infection.
For additional information on Zika, please visit: https://www.cdc.gov/zika/hc-providers/index.html