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Blood Test Information

Apoprotein E Genotype
(a.k.a Apo E)
minimum sample volume required ~ 4ml

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Tube type: EDTA

Special instructions
Sent away to University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff

Reference range


Turnaround Time
60 days

Department: Biochemistry

Clinical Application
Genotype E2/E2 is associated with developement of Type 3 (remnant) hyperlipidaemia.


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