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Test ID FJCQP JC Polyoma Virus DNA, Quantitative Real-Time PCR, Plasma

Specimen Required

Specimen Type: Plasma (Preferred)

Collection Container/Tube: Lavender-top (EDTA) tube or Yellow-top (ACD-A) tube(s).

Specimen Volume: 0.7 mL

Submission Container/Tube: Plastic vial

Collection Instructions:

1. Draw blood in a lavender-top (EDTA) tube or yellow-top (ACD-A) tube(s).

2. Centrifuge and transfer 0.7 mL EDTA or ACD-A plasma to a screw-cap plastic vial. Submit frozen.

Method Name

Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR)

Reporting Name


Specimen Type

Plasma EDTA

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.3 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Plasma EDTA Frozen (preferred) 30 days
  Refrigerated  7 days
  Ambient  48 hours

Reference Values

Reference Range: Not Detected

Day(s) Performed

Monday through Sunday

Report Available

3 to 5 days

Performing Laboratory

Quest Diagnostics

Test Classification

This test was developed and its analytical performance characteristics have been determined by Quest Diagnostics. It has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. This assay has been validated pursuant to the CLIA regulations and is used for clinical purposes.

CPT Code Information


LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
FJCQP JC Virus DNA, QN PCR Not Provided


Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Z6085 Source 31208-2
Z6086 JC Virus DNA, QN PCR Not Provided
Z6087 JC Virus DNA, QN PCR Not Provided