Haemoglobin F % Analysis

HPLC analysis is used to quantitate the HbF %. Can be used for monitoring patients on Hydroxyurea therapy
Sample type and Volume required: 
External users please refer to Sickle and Thalassaemia screen.
Minimum 1 ml EDTA blood. It is recommended a FBC is performed and results sent with sample for interpretive purposes
Turnaround time: 
Samples received before 10.30 AM will be reported the same day. After 10.30 AM results will reported the following day.
Storage and transport: 
Samples can be sent first class post. Samples can tested up to 10 days after collection.
Please contact Business Development for pricing enquiries
Red Cell Centre - Protein Laboratory
020 3299 2455
c/o Central Specimen Reception
Blood Sciences Laboratory
Ground Floor Bessemer Wing
King’s College Hospital
Denmark Hill
London SE5 9RS
Mon-Fri, 9.00am-5.30pm
For clinical advice or interpretation of results, please contact the laboratory in the first instance.

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Last updated: 08/01/2020