The laboratory will be closed Monday, May 30 in observance of Memorial Day.

Trace Mineral/Heavy Metal Screen (Tissue)

Preferred Sample

Liver, Kidney (5 grams minimum)

Fee

$45

Schedule

Days Tested

THU

Turnaround Time

3-7 days

Description

Screen for trace minerals/heavy metals by inductively coupled plasma optical emission spectrometry (ICP-OES). Assay includes chromium, copper, iron, manganese, molybdenum, selenium, zinc, aluminum, arsenic, cadmium, cobalt, nickel, lead, antimony, thallium, vanadium.

Shipping Requirements

Samples must be received 2:00 pm Wednesday for inclusion in the Thursday test run.

Additional Instructions

Please be advised that tissues seared for bacterial culture will cause falsely elevated results. Submit tissues that have not been manipulated for culture.