mitochondrial diseases
The Diagnosis of Mitochondrial Diseases Brochure
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Shipping Instructions




Blood:

6-ml in yellow top Acid-Citrate-Dextrose (ACD) tubes.
For CoQ draw one 7.0-mL purple-top tube (EDTA).
For infants, please contact us to check minimum amount.

Muscle:

Biopsy should be snap frozen immediately in liquid nitrogen and shipped on dry ice. The biopsy should be approximately 0.1 cm in diameter and 0.5 cm in length; approximate weight should be 100-200 mg.

Shipping:


Blood: should be sent at room temperature by overnight carrier to the address below.

Muscle: should be sent frozen on dry ice and by overnight carrier to the address below.

*Please note our new address:

Dr. Ali Naini


Laboratory of Melocular Neurogenetics
Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Pathology
630 West 168th Street, P&S 17th Floor, Room 401
New York, NY 10032

Phone: 212-305-3947
Fax: 212-342-0420





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