T cells: T-SPOT COVID test

Monday, 23 May 2022

The T-SPOT®. COVID test, for qualitative detection of a cell mediated (T cell) immune response to SARS CoV-2 in whole blood, now includes detection of immune response after vaccine.

Its intended use is as an aid in identifying individuals with an adaptive, or acquired, immune response to SARS-CoV-2, specifically the T cell response.

Samples must be received within 24 hours of taking the sample Mon–Fri (do not send on Saturdays)

Do not post samples to the laboratory

Sample type: 1 x Lith Hep (green top)

TAT: 3 days.

Test code: TCEL

 

Test information
T-SPOT®.COVID