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Fatty Acids, Erythrocyte

Test ID: FFADD
Orderable by Ontario ND

Test

Method

GC

Report Includes

OMEGA 3 FATTY ACIDS: Eicosapentaenoic (EPA) 20:5o3; OMEGA 3 FATTY ACIDS: Docosahexanoic (DHA) 22:6o3; OMEGA 6 FATTY ACIDS: Linoleic 18:2o6; OMEGA 6 FATTY ACIDS: Dihomo-g-linolenic (DGLA) 20:3o6; OMEGA 6 FATTY ACIDS: Arachidonic (AA) 20:4o6; MONOUNSATURATED FATTY ACIDS: Oleic 18:1o9; MONOUNSATURATED FATTY ACIDS: Palmitoleic 16:1o7; SATURATED FATTY ACIDS: Palmitic 16:0; SATURATED FATTY ACIDS: Stearic 18:0; TRANSISOMER FATTY ACIDS: Palmitelaidic 16:1o7t; TRANSISOMER FATTY ACIDS: Elaidic 18:1o9t; OMEGA 3 AND OMEGA 6 RATIOS: AA/EPA; OMEGA 3 AND OMEGA 6 RATIOS: EPA/DHA; OMEGA 3 AND OMEGA 6 RATIOS: AA/DGLA; OMEGA 3 AND OMEGA 6 RATIOS: EPA/DGLA; DESATURASE ENZYME MARKERS: Linoleic/DGLA (d6); DESATURASE ENZYME MARKERS: Stearic/Oleic (d9); DESATURASE ENZYME MARKERS: DGLA/AA (d5)

Specimens

Erythrocytes

Test Location

Doctor's Data, IL, USA

Test Version

30-Sep-2019

Specimen

Specimens

Erythrocytes

Sample Volume

5 mL

Minimum Volume

3 mL

Additional Information

A specimen collection kit is available. To order a kit online, please register or login. For assistance or more information, please click here to send us an email or call 416-422-3000 x 300.

For additional information refer to the Doctors Data website Fatty Acids, Erythrocytes

Stability

Ambient 1 Day
Refrigerated 4 Days

Rejection Criteria

Specimen Frozen

Test Version

30-Sep-2019

Performance / Interpretation

Method

GC

Turnaround Time

5 Days

Sample Reports

Sample Report at external website.

Test Location

Doctor's Data, IL, USA

Test Version

30-Sep-2019

Interface / Setup

Sample Reports

Sample Report at external website.

Test Version

30-Sep-2019