BENCE JONES PROTEIN
Department: Biochemistry
Alternate Names for Test: BJ PROT
BJP
LIGHT CHAINS (Urine)
PROTEIN ELECTROPHORESIS (Urine)
URINE ELECTROPHORESIS
Constituent Tests: BJP, Urine Protein, Urine Creatinine
Specimen Collection Requirements:
Sample Type:

1x Urine - Random

Sample Type Notes: Early morning recommended.
Referred Specimens:
Preferred Aliquot: 20mL urine
Pre-Transport Requirements to Reference Lab: Refrigerate
Transport Requirements to Reference Lab: Ambient
In the Lab:
Delphic Code: BJP
Ultra Code: BJP
Lab Solutions Code: RBJP
Turnaround Time: Availability Weekly, Turn Around Time 7 days
Reference Interval & Interpretation:  Not detected  
Method: Immunoblot with agarose electrophoresis and kappa and lambda free light chains.
Link to Application and Diagnostic Use Website: http://www.rcpamanual.edu.au/index.php?option=com_pttests&view=tests&Itemid=77
Contact Details:
Lab Contact: Filipo Fagia & Max Reed
Department Name: Biochemistry
Phone: (04) 381 5900

Test Information last updated on 14/10/2015
Website last updated on 01/02/2016 10:40

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