Lab Test

Test Definition Number : 29
Test Definition Name : HIV-1 Drug Resistance Analysis
Lab Name : Stanford Clinical Virology Laboratory
Lab Test Number of THIS Version : 1015
Lab Test Name : HIV-1 Antiviral Resistance Testing
Status : Active
Expired : No
Updated : 2017-05-24 18:09 EDT

General Attributes

Chromosome Band :
HUGO Gene Name :
ICD-Oncology Code
(includes WHO classification diagnoses)

Infectious Disease Attributes

Agent Category : Viruses
Non-virus Genus and Species :
Virus Family, Genus, and Species : Human Immunodeficiency Virus 1 (HIV-1)

Lab-specific Attributes

Method : Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) - Reverse Transcriptase
Sequencing - Sanger - Bi-directional
Specimen Source
(for clinical patient care these sources must be validated)
: Plasma
ICD-10 Code :
Use : Clinical - CLIA-certified lab
Genetics Category :
Comments : Used for the evaluation of drug resistance mutations in the HIV-1 Reverse Transcriptase and Protease genes.
Specimen Transport Requirements : Store whole blood at 2-25C for no more than 6 hours. Centrifuge and transfer plasma to a separate tube within 6 hours of collection. Transport plasma refrigerated. If transport is greater than 2 days, transport plasma frozen.
Samples Available for Proficiency Test Sample Exchange : No


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