Blood Manganese

Manganese is an essential trace element that serves as a catalyst for enzymes including hydrolases, kinases, decarboxylases and transferases. It is also required for the activity of some metalloenzymes.

 

 

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Test

 Blood Manganese

Laboratory

Trace Elements

Specimen Type:

150l of Whole Blood (EDTA anticoagulant or sodium heparin tube).

Storage:

4ºC

Posting Details:

1st Class Post
Ambient

Posting Address:

Trace Elements Laboratory,
Clinical Biochemistry Department, Dudley Road, Birmingham, B18 7QH.

Clinical Use:

See information leaflet

Turnaround:

2-3 working days
Cost: 20

External QA Scheme:

Yes, TEQAS

CPA Accredited Lab/Test:

Yes, Full Accreditation

Website:

www.cityassays.org.uk

Key Contact:

Nicola Barlow
Tel: 0121 507 3517

Email: info@cityassays.org.uk

  SWBH NHS Trust 2017