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ID:854 Meningococcal C antibodies
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DescriptionThis assay includes quantitation of total IgG to Meningococcal serogroup C (TGC) and Serum Bactericidal Assay (SBA) measurement of functional antibody levels.
IndicationInvestigation of immunity against meningococcal C disease.
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna
InterpretationSBA titres > 1 in 8 are considered protective.

DepartmentClinical Immunology
TubeSerum Gel
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Collection ConditionsNo restrictions
Min. Vol

Ref. Range (Male)
Ref. Range (Female)
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range NotesNo Reference range given for ELISA results but reported in mg/L. SBA titres > 1 in 8 are considered protective
Units - Not Defined -
IP Acute TAT- Not Defined -
IP Routine TAT28 days
GP Acute TAT- Not Defined -
GP Routine TAT28 days
Turnround CommentNA

Originally edited by : BD. Review due on 14/09/2018 14:30:29. Published By BD on 14/09/2017 14:30:29.